Definition of 'colonialism'
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It is interesting to reflect why European colonialism ended. After Thatcher (1989)His talk last week on British colonialism was pointless and tedious. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How can a balance sheet of European colonialism in Africa be set out? The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
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Translations for 'colonialism'
British English: colonialism NOUN
Colonialism is the practice by which a powerful country directly controls less powerful countries and uses their resources to increase its own power and wealth.
...the bitter oppression of slavery and colonialism.
Definition of colonialism from the Collins English Dictionary
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