Indian subcontinent

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The Indian subcontinent is a sootherly region o Asie, maistly situatit on the Indian Plate an projectin soothward intae the Indian Ocean. Defineetions o the extent o the Indian subcontinent differ but it uisually includes the core lands o Indie, Pakistan an Bangladesh.[1]

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  1. "Indian subcontinent". New Oxford Dictionary of English (ISBN 0-19-860441-6) New York: Oxford University Press, 2001; p. 929: "the part of Asia south of the Himalayas which forms a peninsula extending into the Indian Ocean, between the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. Historically forming the whole territory of Greater India, the region is now divided between India, Pakistan and Bangladesh."