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Neither government nor settlers saw the people as themselves. Into Africa - a social history of the East African Safari (1989)There are thus few fossils of these early settlers of the continental interior. Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet (2007)Why the early settlers lived so long is not entirely clear. America Past and Present (1995)The new settlers sometimes acquired land by fair means but more usually they did so by foul. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)The majority of the population was thus colonised as in white settler colonies. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994) European settlers nearly wiped them out and mass battles ensued with cowboys. The Sun (2012)Conflict between the indigenous people and settlers is inevitable. Times, Sunday Times (2006)East of the new frontier no settlers would have remained. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)It went about as far as the white settlers were ready to go. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)This wise king explained to the immigrants that his country was too crowded and there was no room for new settlers. The Golden Thread - Asian experiences of post-Raj Britain (1990)Three sailors who remained on the island were the first European settlers. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Early settlers are given a 10 per cent discount on fines and a lighter charge sheet. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: settler NOUN
Settlers are people who go to live in a new country.
The village was founded by settlers from another region.
Definition of settler from the Collins English Dictionary
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