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Spanish translation of “colony”


noun /ˈkoləni/ (plural colonies)
(a group of people who form) a settlement in one country etc which is under the rule of another country France used to have many colonies in Africa. a group of people having the same interests, living close together a colony of artists. a collection of animals, birds etc, of one type, living together a colony of gulls. colonial /-ˈlou-/ adjective
Britain was formerly a colonial power.
colonialism noun colonialist noun and adjective. colonize verb ( colonise) to establish a colony in (a place) The English colonized New England in 1620. colonist noun colonization noun ( colonisation)
(Definition of colony from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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