invasion

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English[edit]

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From Middle French invasion, from Late Latin invāsiōnem, nominative of invāsiō.

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invasion (plural invasions)

  1. A military action consisting of armed forces of one geopolitical entity entering territory controlled by another such entity, generally with the objective of conquering territory or altering the established government.
  2. (figuratively) The entry of a large group into a new area.
    an invasion of mobile phones
    an invasion of bees
    an invasion of foreign tourists

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin invāsiōnem, nominative of invāsiō.

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invasion f (plural invasions)

  1. invasion

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Middle French[edit]

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invasion f (plural invasions)

  1. invasion

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invasion c

  1. invasion