Which the Definition/Meaning of colonize in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb
COLONIZE (_third-person singular simple present_ COLONIZES, _present participle_ COLONIZING, _simple past and past participle_ COLONIZED)
* (American) Alternative spelling of _colonise_
* 1988, James McPherson, _Battle Cry of Freedom_, Oxford 2003, page 509:
The administration finally sent a naval vessel to return the 368 survivors to the United States in 1864. This ended official efforts to COLONIZE blacks.