Definition of Asian country
1. Noun. Any one of the nations occupying the Asian continent.
Generic synonyms: Country, Land, State
Specialized synonyms: Afghanistan, Islamic State Of Afghanistan, Burma, Myanmar, Union Of Burma, Cambodia, Kampuchea, Kingdom Of Cambodia, Cathay, China, Communist China, Mainland China, People's Republic Of China, Prc, Red China, Bahrain, Bahrein, State Of Bahrain, Bangla Desh, Bangladesh, East Pakistan, People's Republic Of Bangladesh, Bhutan, Kingdom Of Bhutan, Bharat, India, Republic Of India, Kingdom Of Nepal, Nepal, Sitsang, Thibet, Tibet, Xizang, Iran, Islamic Republic Of Iran, Persia, Al-iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic Of Iraq, Japan, Nihon, Nippon, Hashemite Kingdom Of Jordan, Jordan, Koweit, Kuwait, State Of Kuwait, D.p.r.k., Democratic People's Republic Of Korea, Dprk, North Korea, Republic Of Korea, South Korea, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Laos, Lebanese Republic, Lebanon, Malaya, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mongolian People's Republic, Outer Mongolia, Muscat And Oman, Oman, Sultanate Of Oman, Islamic Republic Of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan, Katar, Qatar, State Of Katar, State Of Qatar, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia, Republic Of Singapore, Singapore, Armenia, Hayastan, Republic Of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Republic, Azerbajdzhan, Azerbajdzhan Republic, Georgia, Sakartvelo, Kazak, Kazakh, Kazakhstan, Kazakstan, Republic Of Kazakhstan, Kirghiz, Kirghizia, Kirghizstan, Kirgiz, Kirgizia, Kirgizstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Kyrgyzstan, Republic Of Tajikistan, Tadjik, Tadzhik, Tadzhikistan, Tajik, Tajikistan, Republic Of Uzbekistan, Uzbek, Uzbekistan, Syria, Syrian Arab Republic, Kingdom Of Thailand, Siam, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Annam, Socialist Republic Of Vietnam, Viet Nam, Vietnam, North Vietnam, South Vietnam, Republic Of Yemen, Yemen
Group relationships: Asia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Asian Country
Literary usage of Asian country
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Trends in International Migration: Annual Report by OECD Staff, Oecd (2005)
"Stocks of Asian nationals and of immigrants born in an asian country residing in an OECD country, 2002 A. Stock of Asian ..."
2. Asia by Jo Ellen Moore (1999)
"Name the asian country through which the Arctic Circle passes. ... This Asian country has the same name as the worlds smallest ocean. ..."
3. The New Great Game in Muslim Central Asia by Mohammed E. Ahrari (2000)
"... however, cannot in any way serve as prototypes for any Central asian country. Central Asian countries must develop their own relationships with Islam, ..."
4. East Asia: Regional Economic Integration and Implications for the United States by Julie Bringe (1993)
"... asian country—the Philippines—was among the top 10 US aid recipients in 1990. and Indonesia ranked 19.10 US contributions to the ADB were negligible, ..."
5. Policy Coherence Towards East Asia: Development Challenges for Oecd Countries by Kiichiro Fukasaku (2005)
"OECD-country policies may affect an East asian country's exports or imports directly, or, more likely, they may affect the markets, particularly the prices, ..."
6. Migration and the Labour Market in Asia: Recent Trends and Policies by Nihon Rōdō Kyōkai (2003)
"... from Australia in recent years although it is interesting to note in Table 25 that the proportion of all movement involving an asian country fell from a ..."
7. Fires Across the Water: Transnational Problems in Asia by James Shinn (1998)
"Today about two to three million East Asians work abroad as legal or illegal migrants in another asian country, compared to about 200000 in 1980.8 ..."