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Referring to the peoples, cultures, nations, languages, and histories of the eastern portion of the continent Asia
Some East Asian languages include Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Tibetan, and Uyghur.

East Asian countries, as with many from the continent, are currently known for experiencing rapid economic development.

East Asian peoples have made significant contributions to the international community. East Asian peoples, such as Chinese people, have settled in and contributed to areas such as the United States since at least the 18th century.
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