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verb [transitive] colonize pronunciation in American English /ˈkɑləˌnaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycolonize
he/she/itcolonizes
present participlecolonizing
past tensecolonized
past participlecolonized
  1. 1
    to take control of another country by going to live there or by sending people to live there
  2. 2
    to be the person or thing with the greatest influence in a particular subject or activity

    American music has colonized much of the world.

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colonization

 colonize pronunciation in American English /ˌkɑlənɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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