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ne·o·co·lo·ni·al·ism

 (nē′ō-kə-lō′nē-ə-lĭz′əm)
n.
The policy or practice of a wealthy or powerful nation in extending its influence into a less developed one, especially in exploiting that nation's resources.

ne′o·co·lo′ni·al adj.
ne′o·co·lo′ni·al·ist n.
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neocolonialism

(ˌniːəʊkəˈləʊnɪəˌlɪzəm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in the modern world) political control by an outside power of a country that is in theory sovereign and independent, esp through the domination of its economy
ˌneocoˈlonial adj
ˌneocoˈlonialist n
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ne•o•co•lo•ni•al•ism

(ˌni oʊ kəˈloʊ ni əˌlɪz əm)

n.
the policy by which a nation exerts political and economic control over a less powerful independent nation or region.
[1960–65]
ne`o•co•lo′ni•al, adj., n.
ne`o•co•lo′ni•al•ist, n., adj.
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neocolonialism

domination of a small or weak country by a large or strong one without the assumption of direct government. — neocolonialist, n., — neocolonial, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.neocolonialism - control by a powerful country of its former colonies (or other less developed countries) by economic pressures
colonialism - exploitation by a stronger country of weaker one; the use of the weaker country's resources to strengthen and enrich the stronger country
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Translations

neocolonialism

[ˌniːəʊkəˈləʊnɪəˌlɪzəm] Nneocolonialismo m
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neocolonialism

[ˌniːəʊkəˈləʊnɪəˌlɪzm] nneocolonialismo
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The AJK president said India in defiance of the UN resolutions, had been occupying Kashmir as an aggressor country for the last seven decades, and now without any mandate, it had bifurcated the occupied territory and turned it into its neo-colony. "India's action besides being a naked violation of Security Council resolutions defies and tramples Geneva Convention and other international laws," he added.
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During President Duterte's administration, there have been protests calling the president 'China's lapdog.' The League of Filipino Students says 'Duterte is no different from the past administrations-a blind puppet of Trump.' Another says that the current administration is simply undoing 'Our historical status as US neo-colony in favor of being a China neo-colony.'
To me, the bells signify how the US regards the Philippines, once a mere colony and now a neo-colony. This exceptional story of the Balangiga bells will remain a fact of history whether it is returned or not.
Simon Gikandi elucidates the difference between the disillusioned Ngugi and the revolutionary Ngugi: "The former had sought to represent the contradictions of the neo-colony but was unable to project an alternative social system, while the later took up these contradictions and sought to project a future beyond them."It is the revolutionary Ngugi who participated in a literary project at by co-authoring Ngaahika Ndeenda with Ngugi wa Mirii, for the Kamiriithu Community Education and Cultural Centre.
The JFK era was seen as a continuation of imperialism, the Philippines remaining a neo-colony, governed by a puppet government (in the Philippines, the puppets were called 'tuta,' a strange rendition of the Chinese communists' 'running dogs').
The government statement, read out on Cuban state television, informed Trump that on May 20, 1902, Cuba stopped being a Spanish colony only to become a "neo-colony of the Yankees," and would remain one until January 1, 1959, the day of the victory of the Cuban Revolution.
The latter relates to skepticism that many anarchists had towards Puerto Rico's early 20th-century independentistas, which rested on their fear that a sovereign republic brought about by them would likely become a corrupt neo-colony dominated by the island's creole elite.