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settler

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1 a person who settles in a new region
  • settlers learning to live in peace with the natives

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2 one that leaves one place to settle in another
  • in 1889 Jane Addams, in an effort to provide Chicago's latest wave of settlers with much-needed services, founded the city's first settlement house

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The first known use of settler was in 1598

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“Settler.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/settler. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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