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colonists

noun
plural of colonist

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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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“Colonists.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/colonists. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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