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n. pl. Khmer or Khmers
1. A member of a people of Cambodia whose civilization reached its height from the 9th to the 15th century.
2. The Mon-Khmer language that is the official language of Cambodia.
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1. (Peoples) a member of a people of Cambodia, noted for a civilization that flourished from about 800 ad to about 1370, remarkable for its architecture
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Mon-Khmer family: the official language of Cambodia
3. (Peoples) of or relating to this people or their language
4. (Languages) of or relating to this people or their language
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n., pl. Khmers, (esp. collectively) Khmer.
1. a member of a people who constitute the majority of the inhabitants of Cambodia and live also in parts of SE Thailand and the Mekong delta of Vietnam.
2. the Mon-Khmer language of the Khmers: the official language of Cambodia.
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|Noun||1.||Khmer - the Mon-Khmer language spoken in Cambodia|
Mon-Khmer - a branch of the Austro-Asiatic languages
|2.||Khmer - a native or inhabitant of Cambodia|
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