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crown colony

noun [C] uk   us  
an area or country that is politically controlled by the UK and has a British governor
Translations of “crown colony”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國)直轄殖民地…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国)直辖殖民地…
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