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colonization

see definition of colonization
  • nounsettlement of area
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Synonyms for colonization

noun settlement of area
  • clearing
  • establishment
  • expansion
  • founding
  • immigration
  • migration
  • settlement
  • settling
  • squatting
  • transplanting
  • expanding
  • opening up
  • peopling
  • pioneering
  • populating

More words related to colonization

emigration

noun. migration
  • colonization
  • crossing
  • defection
  • departure
  • displacement
  • exile
  • exodus
  • expatriation
  • homesteading
  • journey
  • leaving
  • march
  • movement
  • moving
  • peregrination
  • reestablishment
  • relocation
  • removal
  • resettlement
  • settling
  • shift
  • transplanting
  • travel
  • trek
  • uprooting
  • voyage
  • wandering
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