postcolonial

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  • post-colonial

Etymology[edit]

post- +‎ colonial

Adjective[edit]

postcolonial (not comparable)

  1. Following the end of colonial rule
    In the postcolonial period, democracy alternated with military rule.
  2. (philosophy) Of or pertaining to postcolonialism
    a postcolonial theory of esthetics

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