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col·o·ni·za·tion

 (kŏl′ə-nĭ-zā′shən)
n.
The act or process of establishing a colony or colonies.

col·o·ni·za·tion

(kŏl′ə-nĭ-zā′shən)
Ecology
The spreading of a species into a new habitat.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.colonization - the act of colonizingcolonization - the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies; "the British colonization of America"
establishment, constitution, formation, organisation, organization - the act of forming or establishing something; "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"
population - the act of populating (causing to live in a place); "he deplored the population of colonies with convicted criminals"
Translations
kolonizaceosídlování
kolonisering
gyarmatosítás
stofnun nÿlendu
kolonizácia
sömürgeleş mek

colonization

[ˌkɒlənaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ncolonización f

colonization

colonisation [ˌkɒlənaɪˈzeɪʃən] (British) ncolonisation f

colonization

nKolonisation f

colonization

[ˌkɒlənaɪˈzeɪʃn] ncolonizzazione f

colony

(ˈkoləni) plural ˈcolonies noun
1. (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.
2. a group of people having the same interests, living close together. a colony of artists.
3. a collection of animals, birds etc, of one type, living together. a colony of gulls.
coˈlonial (-ˈlou-) adjective
Britain was formerly a colonial power.
coˈlonialism noun
coˈlonialist noun
and adjective.
ˈcolonize, ˈcolonise verb
to establish a colony in (a place). The English colonized New England in 1620.
ˈcolonist noun
ˌcoloniˈzation, ˌcoloniˈsation noun

colonization

n colonización f
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It came shortly before the memorable meeting at the town-hall, and was nothing less than a letter from Will Ladislaw to Lydgate, which turned indeed chiefly on his new interest in plans of colonization, but mentioned incidentally, that he might find it necessary to pay a visit to Middlemarch within the next few weeks--a very pleasant necessity, he said, almost as good as holidays to a schoolboy.
There were a dozen requests for autographs - he knew them at sight; there were professional begging letters; and there were letters from cranks, ranging from the man with a working model of perpetual motion, and the man who demonstrated that the surface of the earth was the inside of a hollow sphere, to the man seeking financial aid to purchase the Peninsula of Lower California for the purpose of communist colonization.
This life of ours is stuck round with Egypt, Greece, Gaul, England, War, Colonization, Church, Court and Commerce, as with so many flowers and wild ornaments grave and gay.
His design was to visit India, in the belief that he had in his knowledge of its various languages, and in the views he had taken of its society, the means of materially assisting the progress of European colonization and trade.
We therefore studied the characteristics of pneumococci responsible for colonization and invasive disease among children in Cambodia before the early 2015 introduction of 13-valent PCV (PCV13).
Staphylococcus aureus (SA) is the most commonly cultured bacteria from SSIs, (4) and preoperative nasal colonization of SA is well described in the literature as an independent risk factor for the development of SSI.
THE CHURCHES THAT have been a part of the European and North American cultural framework have played a unique and important role in the colonization of our planet over the past five centuries.
Washington, April 9 ( ANI ): Researchers have claimed that an antimicrobial agent found in common household soaps, shampoos and toothpastes may be finding its way inside human noses where it promotes the colonization of Staphylococcus aureus bacteria and could predispose some people to infection.
Among her topics are physical and cultural spaces in The Mediterranean, theories of colonization, island colonization in the western and eastern Mediterranean, theories of abandonment, and islands in time.
Through misleading campaigns, this new form of colonization wants to eliminate any form of Syrian national feelings.
We also evaluated spore density of AM fungi in the soil and seasonal variations in the hyphal colonization and formation of vesicles and arbuscules.