Viet Cong[vē′et kôŋ′, vyet′-; -käŋ′]
- a communist guerrilla force that sought to overthrow the South Vietnamese government, later allied with North Vietnam
- a member of this force
Origin: from Vietnamese Viet Nam Cong San, Vietnamese Communist
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Viet Cong - Cultural Definition
South Vietnamese communist revolutionaries during the Vietnam War.