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synonyms for colonize

  • conquer
  • found
  • immigrate
  • migrate
  • people
  • pioneer
  • transplant
See also synonyms for: colonization / colonized / colonizer / colonizing

antonyms for colonize

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  • stay
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What home canning entails, in the most rudimentary of explanations, is the use of heat to create enough pressure to seal your canning jars and prevent bacteria from colonizing its contents.
I FOUND AN OLD-SCHOOL TECHNIQUE TO CONQUER MY JAM FEARS. THEN I TRIED TO FIGURE OUT IF IT’S SAFE.CHARLOTTE DRUCKMANAUGUST 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
These tools open up new markets and new ways to extract resources, but what the innovator sees as progress often brings unwanted change to communities colonized by imported technologies and their makers’ ambitions.
THE DANGEROUS APPEAL OF TECHNOLOGY-DRIVEN FUTURESSHEILA JASANOFFJUNE 30, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
As inconceivable as it still sounds, the wheels have been set in motion for humans to one day reach and colonize Mars.
THESE MICE WERE BORN FROM SPERM THAT SPENT ALMOST 6 YEARS IN SPACEVANESSA BATES RAMIREZJUNE 16, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Humanity’s attempt to colonize the moon will give us a good sense of the challenges we might face on Mars.
WHEN WILL THE FIRST BABY BE BORN IN SPACE?CHRIS IMPEYJUNE 4, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Developed countries must also boost financial support for the developing world, where billions of people in formerly-colonized countries bear the disproportionate impacts from climate-related disasters.
THERE IS NO CLIMATE JUSTICE WITHOUT RACIAL JUSTICEMANISH BAPNAMAY 3, 2021TIME
Rafting explains how rodents colonized Africa, then South America.
ONE INCREDIBLE OCEAN CROSSING MAY HAVE MADE HUMAN EVOLUTION POSSIBLENICHOLAS R. LONGRICHMAY 2, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Though Afghanistan was never formally colonized, Britain maintained a discreet semicolonial presence in the country that was continually resisted—the source of a series of Anglo-Afghan wars in the 19th and 20th centuries.
THE TROOP WITHDRAWAL WON’T BE THE END OF THE U.S. MILITARY PRESENCE IN AFGHANISTAN. HISTORY SUGGESTS THERE'S A BETTER WAY FORWARDPRIYA SATIAAPRIL 27, 2021TIME
The entire second season, which is set in a world where the US and USSR colonized the moon in the 1970s, has built, slowly but surely, to what amounts to a Cuban missile crisis on the moon, as showrunner Ron Moore puts it.
FOR ALL MANKIND’S SEASON 2 FINALE IS THE BEST TV EPISODE OF 2021 SO FAREMILY VANDERWERFFAPRIL 23, 2021VOX
A crew of young people on a lifelong expedition to colonize a distant planet grow frustrated with their rigidly controlled existence and begin to rebel, putting the mission at risk, in Voyagers.
VOYAGERS EXPLORES COMPLEXITIES OF COMING OF AGE IN SPACEJENNIFER OUELLETTEAPRIL 10, 2021ARS TECHNICA
Another slightly stronger argument is that a lot of this worry is an unfortunate side effect of 1950s science fiction, that the aliens are coming to colonize us just like the Communists, and we have to defend ourselves.
LIFE BEYOND HUMAN HAS TO PLAY BY THE RULES - ISSUE 98: MINDDAVID P. BARASHMARCH 17, 2021NAUTILUS
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WORDS RELATED TO COLONIZE

  • arrive
  • colonize
  • come in
  • go in
  • migrate
  • settle
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