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imperialist

noun [C] uk   /ɪmˈpɪə.ri.ə.lɪst/ us    /-ˈpɪr.i-/ often disapproving
someone who supports imperialismColonisation and self-government

imperialist

adjective uk   /ɪmˈpɪə.ri.ə.lɪst/ us    /-ˈpɪr.i-/ (also imperialistic) often disapproving
supporting or relating to imperialism: an imperialist powerColonisation and self-government
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