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invadernoun [C]

uk   /ɪnˈveɪ.dər/ us   /ɪnˈveɪ.dɚ/
an army or country that uses force to enter and take control of another country: The foreign invaders were finally defeated by allied forces.figurative Any new company is seen as an invader in an already competitive market.
(Definition of invader from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “invader”
in Arabic غازٍ…
in Korean 침입자…
in Portuguese invasor, -ora…
in Catalan invasor, -a…
in Japanese 侵略者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 入侵,侵略…
in Turkish istilacı…
in Russian захватчик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 入侵者,侵略者…
in Italian invasore…
in Polish najeźdźca…
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