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A country or area under the full or partial political control of another country and occupied by settlers from that country
“After Portugal abandoned East Timor in 1975, Indonesia invaded and occupied the colony until rejected by the East Timorese voters in 1999.”
A place where a group of people with the same occupation or interest live together
“It is all that remains of the leper colony which once occupied the site.”
A group of people of one nationality or race living in a foreign place
“There was an important Italian colony in London, mostly of Florentines and Lucchese, dealing in silk and silk fabrics.”
A settlement in a new country or region
“… the early history of New York City when it was a Dutch colony.”
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