/see"toh/, n.
an organization formed in Manila (1954), comprising Australia, Great Britain, France, New Zealand, Pakistan, the Philippines, Thailand, and the United States, for collective defense against aggression in southeastern Asia and the southwestern Pacific: abolished in 1977.
[S(outh)e(ast) A(sia) T(reaty) O(rganization)]

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  • SEATO — sigla ES ingl. South East Asia Treaty Organization, organizzazione del trattato per l Asia sudorientale …   Dizionario italiano

  • SEATO — Southeast Asia Treaty Organization an organization formed by Australia, the UK, France, New Zealand, the Philippines, Thailand, and the US for giving military help to each other in southeast Asia and the southwest Pacific area …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • SEATO — 1954, acronym for Southeast Asia Treaty Organization …   Etymology dictionary

  • SEATO — DEFINICIJA krat. pol. obrambeni pakt zemalja Jugoistočne Azije ETIMOLOGIJA krat., engl. South East Treaty Organization …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • SEATO — [sēt′ō] abbrev. Southeast Asia Treaty Organization (1955 76) …   English World dictionary

  • Seato — Gründung 8. September 1954 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SEATO — Gründung 8. September 1954 Auflösung 30. Juni 1977 Mitgliedstaate …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SEATO — Organisation du traité de l Asie du Sud Est Organisation du traité de l Asie du Sud Est États membres de l OTASE Création 8 septembre 1954 Dissolution 30 juin 1977 Type Allian …   Wikipédia en Français

  • SEATO — abbreviation Southeast Asia Treaty Oganization …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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