colonization
[ˌkɒlənʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
colonizations (plural noun) · colonisation (noun) · colonisations (plural noun)
  1. the action or process of settling among and establishing control over the indigenous people of an area.
    "Africa boasts a tradition of higher education institutions that predate Western colonization" ·
    "the European invasion and colonization of the Americas"
    • the action of appropriating a place or domain for one's own use.
      "the complete colonization of television entertainment by reality shows"
    • ecology
      the action by a plant or animal of establishing itself in an area.
      "lower airway bacterial colonization" ·
      "suitable sites for colonization by Asian crabs"
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How to use colonization in a sentence?
Africa boasts a tradition of higher education institutions that predate Western colonization.
the complete colonization of television entertainment by reality shows.
the Pleistocene colonization of Tasmania has long been predicated.
the European invasion and colonization of the Americas.
suitable sites for colonization by Asian crabs.
lower airway bacterial colonization.
How to say colonization in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans kolonisering
Arabic (NOUN)الاستعمار, استعمار, استيطان
Bangla জাহেলী
Bosnian (Latin) Kolonizacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)колонизация
Cantonese (Traditional) 殖民
Catalan (NOUN)colonització
Chinese Simplified 殖民
Chinese Traditional 殖民
Croatian (NOUN)kolonizacija
Czech (NOUN)kolonizace
Danish (NOUN)kolonisering
Dutch (NOUN)kolonisatie
Estonian (NOUN)kolonisatsioon
Finnish (NOUN)kolonisaatio, asuttaminen, siirtokuntien
French (NOUN)colonisation
German (NOUN)Kolonisation, Besiedlung
Greek (NOUN)αποίκιση, εποικισμού
Haitian Creole Kolonizasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)קולוניזציה, מושבת
Hindi (NOUN)औपनिवेशीकरण, उपनिवेश
Hungarian (NOUN)kolonizáció, gyarmatosítás
Icelandic Landnám
Indonesian (NOUN)kolonisasi, penjajahan
Italian (NOUN)colonizzazione
Japanese (NOUN)植民地化, 植民, 植民地, 植民地時代
Kiswahili ukoloni
Korean (NOUN)식민
Latvian (NOUN)kolonizācija
Lithuanian (NOUN)kolonizacija
Malagasy nanjanahany
Malay (Latin) penjajahan
Maltese kolonizzazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål kolonisering
Persian (NOUN)استعمار
Polish (NOUN)kolonizacji
Portuguese (NOUN)colonização
Querétaro Otomi colonización
Romanian (NOUN)colonizarea
Russian (NOUN)колонизации, заселения
Samoan nofoiaina
Serbian (Cyrillic) Колонизација
Serbian (Latin) Kolonizacija
Slovak (NOUN)kolonizácia
Slovenian (NOUN)kolonizacija
Spanish (NOUN)colonización
Swedish (NOUN)koloniseringen
Tamil காலனியாதிக்கம்
Telugu కాలనీకరణము
Thai ล่าอาณานิคม
Tongan hono nofo'i
Turkish (NOUN)kolonizasyon
Ukrainian (NOUN)колонізації
Urdu رہاس
Vietnamese chế độ thuộc địa
Welsh gwladychu
Yucatec Maya colonización
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