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Noun Concept
Categories: Types of country subdivisions, Articles with short description, Colonialism, Articles containing potentially dated statements from June 2012, All articles needing additional references
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colony  dependency  Colonial dependencies  Colonial dependency  colonial territory
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A geographical area politically controlled by a distant country WordNet 3.0
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A geographical area politically controlled by a distant country WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In modern parlance, a colony is a territory subject to a form of foreign rule. Wikipedia
Territory under the political control of an overseas state, generally with its own subordinate colonial government Wikidata
A governmental unit created on land of another country owned by colonists from a country. Wiktionary
A colony, or a territory subject to rule by an external power. Wiktionary
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