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1. colonization

noun. ['ˌkɑːlənɪˈzeɪʃən'] the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies.

Synonyms

  • population
  • settlement
  • organisation
  • colonisation
  • establishment
  • organization
  • constitution

Antonyms

  • natural elevation
  • finish
  • head
  • rear

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Words that Rhyme with Colonization

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word colonization


1. Noun, singular or mass
Primary succession is the colonization of newly exposed or newly formed land with living organisms for the first time.

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