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Overview of verb invade

The verb invade has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (7) invade, occupy

(march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation; "Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939")

2. (4) intrude on, invade, obtrude upon, encroach upon

(to intrude upon, infringe, encroach on, violate; "This new colleague invades my territory"; "The neighbors intrude on your privacy")

3. invade, overrun, infest

(occupy in large numbers or live on a host; "the Kudzu plant infests much of the South and is spreading to the North")

4. invade

(penetrate or assault, in a harmful or injurious way; "The cancer had invaded her lungs")

Overview of adj invading

The adj invading has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. incursive, invading, invasive

(involving invasion or aggressive attack; "invasive war") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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