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(Placename) a state of NW Malaysia: under Thai control until it came under the British in 1909; the chief exports are rice, tin, and rubber. Capital: Alor Star. Pop: 1 648 756 (2000). Area: 9426 sq km (3639 sq miles)


(ˈkeɪ dɑ)

a state in Malaysia, on the W central Malay Peninsula. 1,304,800; 3660 sq. mi. (9480 sq. km).
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