anti–colonial

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adjective an·ti–co·lo·nial \ˌan-tē-kə-ˈlō-nē-əl, -nyəl, ˌan-tī-\
variants: or less commonly

anticolonial

Definition of anti–colonial

  1. :  opposed to colonial rule of one country by another :  opposing or resisting colonialism anti-colonial movements

anti-colonialism

play \ˌan-tē-kə-ˈlō-nē-ə-ˌli-zəm, -nyə-ˌli-, ˌan-tī-\ or less commonly

anticolonialism

adjective supporters of anti-colonialism

1810

First Known Use of anti–colonial

1810


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