imperialism

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

imperial +‎ -ism

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪmˈpɪ.ɹi.əˌlɪz.m̩/
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Noun[edit]

imperialism (countable and uncountable, plural imperialisms)

  1. The policy of forcefully extending a nation's authority by territorial gain or by the establishment of economic and political dominance over other nations.

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Further reading[edit]

  • "imperialism" in Raymond Williams, Keywords (revised), 1983, Fontana Press, page 159.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French impérialisme.

Noun[edit]

imperialism n (uncountable)

  1. imperialism

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