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Definition 1: a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1945; the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions - [noun denoting location]
Synonyms for dutch east indies in the sense of this definition
(dutch east indies is a part of ...) a group of island in eastern Indonesia between Celebes and New Guinea; settled by the Portuguese but taken by the Dutch who made them the center for a spice monopoly, at which time they were known as Spice Islands
(... is a member of dutch east indies) an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
(dutch east indies is the region of the domain of ...) a traditional Indonesian ensemble typically including many tuned percussion instruments including bamboo xylophones and wooden or bronze chimes and gongs
(dutch east indies is the region of the domain of ...) a paramilitary terrorist organization of militant Muslims in Indonesia; wages a jihad against Christians in Indonesia; subscribes to the Wahhabi creed of Islam