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Synonyms for colonise

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  1. colonize, colonise(verb)

    settle as a colony; of countries in the developing world

    "Europeans colonized Africa in the 17th century"

    colonise, colonize

    decolonize, decolonise

  2. colonize, colonise(verb)

    settle as colonists or establish a colony (in)

    "The British colonized the East Coast"

    colonise, colonize

    decolonise, decolonize

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