Kampuchean


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Kampuchean

(ˌkæmpʊˈtʃɪən)
adj
1. (Placename) of or relating to Kampuchea, a former name for Cambodia, or its inhabitants
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Kampuchea, a former name for Cambodia, or its inhabitants
n
(Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Kampuchea
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Kampuchean - a native or inhabitant of CambodiaKampuchean - a native or inhabitant of Cambodia  
Cambodia, Kampuchea, Kingdom of Cambodia - a nation in southeastern Asia; was part of Indochina under French rule until 1946
Asian, Asiatic - a native or inhabitant of Asia
Khmer - a native or inhabitant of Cambodia
Adj.1.Kampuchean - of or relating to or characteristic of Cambodia or its people or language
Translations

Kampuchean

[ˌkæmpʊˈtʃɪən]
A. ADJkampucheano
B. Nkampucheano/a m/f
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The DK Constitution stipulated: 'Reactionary religions which are detrimental to Democratic Kampuchea and the Kampuchean people are absolutely forbidden.
The oldest in the group was Son Sann, head of the Kampuchean People's National Liberation Front.
PRIGENT Steven, IRASIA-Institut de recherches asiatiques (UMR 7306), Universite d'Aix-Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, France, et Kampuchean Action for Primary Education (KAPE) et Save the Children International (SCI), Cambodge
Decentralization was implemented by the Cambodian People's Party (formerly Kampuchean People's Revolutionary Party) which took control with backing from the Vietnamese government after the end of the Khmer Rouge regime in 1979.
Sisowath Sovethvong Lola was recruited to work at the PRK Ministry of Foreign Affairs and became a deputy of the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation (Front Uni National pour le Salut du Kampuchea), the nucleus of the PRK.
Speech by Pol Pot, Secretary of the Central Committee of the Kampuchean Communist Party Delivered on September 29, 1977.
Montana education advocate Gwen Jones took the funds to Cambodia, where she was hosted by Hem Mary, program manager for Kampuchean Action for Primary Education, the country's largest local education NGO.
Since the 1993 reinstatement of the monarchy and of a multi-party system, following on from more than a decade of one-party rule under the CPP and its predecessor, the Kampuchean People's Revolutionary Party (KPRP), a rickety relationship had developed between the royalists and the CPP.
had no diplomatic contact with the new Kampuchean regime.
In December 1978, Vietnam announced formation of the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation (KUFNS) under Heng Samrin, a former DK division commander.
Put in Foucauldian terms--which, oddly, Tyner does not do, though he quotes Foucault at length throughout the book--Angkar functioned as the Kampuchean panopticon.