Definition of Colonising

1. Verb. (present participle of colonise) ¹



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Definition of Colonising

1. colonise [v] - See also: colonise

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Colonising

colonic irrigation
colonic polyp
colonic pseudo-obstruction
colonic smear
colonical
colonics
colonies
colonisation
colonisation factors
colonisations
colonise
colonised
coloniser
colonisers
colonises
colonising (current term)
colonist
colonists
colonitis
colonitises
colonizable
colonization
colonizationism
colonizationist
colonizationists
colonizations
colonize
colonized
colonizer
colonizers

Literary usage of Colonising

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1. The Unchanging East by Robert Barr (1900)
"French colonising — The Tunis Arabs — An African Music- hall — A Notable Guide and His Sterling Qualities— Delights of Shopping in Tunis — Carthage a ..."

2. The Age of Elizabeth by Mandell Creighton (1881)
"When the first fear of Spain had passed away, these expeditions colonising took too exclusively the character of free- expeditions, booting, and lost their ..."

3. ... The Age of Elizabeth by Mandell Creighton (1904)
"When the first fear of Spain had passed away, these expeditions colonising took too exclusively the character of free- expeditions, booting, and lost their ..."

4. The Literary Character: Or, the History of Men of Genius, Drawn from Their by Isaac Disraeli (1868)
"OF colonising. JAMES I. had a project of improving the state of those that dwelt in the isles, " who are so utterly barbarous," by intermixing some of the ..."

5. Henry Demarest Lloyd, 1847-1903, a Biography by Caroline Augusta Lloyd (1912)
"... and organised a capitalistic business which still exists. So strong was the colonising enthusiasm that action on a national scale ..."

6. Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas. In Two by William Kennedy (1841)
"Intended Spanish Colony in Texas—Moses Austin—his origin, character, and pursuits—Spanish system of granting waste lands —Austin's project of colonising ..."

7. Celtic Scotland: A History of Ancient Alban by William Forbes Skene (1880)
"The sixth century brought in both an additional Gaelic colonising and a Teutonic element into the population of this part of ^^^ an<j ..."

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