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colonist

noun [C]  /ˈkɑl·ə·nɪst/ us  
politics & government a person living in a country or area controlled politically by a more powerful country: He arrived in Maryland with the first American colonists in 1634.
Translations of “colonist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 殖民地居民, 殖民地移民, 殖民地開拓者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 殖民地居民, 殖民地移民, 殖民地开拓者…
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