Pronunciation: (vē-et"min', vyet"-, vē"it-), [key]
1. a Vietnamese, Communist-led organization whose forces fought against the Japanese and esp. against the French in Indochina: officially in existence 1941–51.
2. (used with a pl. v.) the leaders, supporters, and fighters of this organization.
of or pertaining to the Vietminh. Also,Vi•et" Minh'.
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