colonization

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noun col·o·ni·za·tion \ˌkä-lə-nə-ˈzā-shən\

Definition of colonization

  1. :  an act or instance of colonizing

colonizationist

play \-sh(ə-)nist\ noun

1766

First Known Use of colonization

1766



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