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conquest

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the act or process of bringing someone or something under one's control
  • the conquest of much of North and South America by the Spanish during the 16th century

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The first known use of conquest was in the 14th century

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“Conquest.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/conquest. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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