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neocolonialism

noun [U] uk   /ˌniː.əʊ.kəˈləʊ.ni.əl.ɪ.zəm/  us   /-oʊ.kəˈloʊ-/
political control by a rich country of a poorer country that should be independent and free to govern itself
neocolonialist
adjective uk   us   /-ɪst/
Translations of “neocolonialism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 新殖民主義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新殖民主义…
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