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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A second or new settlement (of people from one country in another country who remain under the jurisdiction of the mother country).

Usage examples (36)
  • For obvious reasons, it's not called recolonization, out loud, in Africa itself.
  • For equally obvious reasons, it is not called recolonization in the West either, or not outside a few nostalgic newspapers in London and Paris.
  • Any recolonization would have to start on the West coast.
  • I go to use military bases as initial recolonization centers. for more
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