Definition of North Vietnam in English:

North Vietnam

Syllabification: North Vi·et·nam
A former communist republic in Southeast Asia, in the northern part of Vietnam, created in 1954 when Vietnam was partitioned. After defeating noncommunist South Vietnam in the Vietnam War, it declared a reunited, socialist republic (1976).

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