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colonist

noun

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a person who settles in a new region
  • over time the colonists began to sense that they were becoming a people unto themselves

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The first known use of colonist was in 1701

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“Colonist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/colonist. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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