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colonial

1. characteristic of or relating to the 13 British colonies that became the United States of America (1776)
2. of or relating to the colonies of the British Empire
3. denoting, relating to, or having the style of Neoclassical architecture used in the British colonies in America in the 17th and 18th centuries
4. of or relating to the period of Australian history before Federation (1901)
5. (of organisms such as corals and bryozoans) existing as a colony of polyps
6. (of animals and plants) having become established in a community in a new environment
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Political ambition had caused him to seek transference from the army to the Colonial Office and so we find him, still young, entrusted with a delicate and important commission in the service of the Queen.
He kept Macmurdo in cigars and sent over quantities of shells, cayenne pepper, hot pickles, guava jelly, and colonial produce to Lady Jane.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- Colonial California Insured Municipal Fund, Colonial High Income Municipal Trust, Colonial Insured Municipal Fund, Colonial Intermarket Income Trust I, Colonial Intermediate High Income Fund, Colonial Investment Grade Municipal Trust and Colonial Municipal Income Trust (the Funds) have each filed their annual reports for the fiscal year ended November 30, 2006 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Form N-CSR.
We are very excited to open an Original SoupMan store in Colonial Village and look forward to serving area residents and businesses.
The new government inherited colonial tribal structures, some well over a century old.
Like colonial rulers, they recreated race, gender, and class hierarchies that located them--"white," educated, middle-class Puerto Ricans--above the racially-mixed/black and impoverished laboring men and women.
Write a brief essay identifying some of the ways in which the colonial period affects life in Africa today.
Many Arab intellectuals conceive of today's rise in religious and ethnic sectarianism, and by extension religious fundamentalism, as phenomena with deep roots in colonial policies of "divide and rule," which in the region date back to the early and mid 19th century.
Colonial Williamsburg introduces a new CD of colonial keyboard music, Keys of the Palace, featuring Colonial Williamsburg musician and interpreter Michael Monaco performing more than twenty works written by eighteenth-century composers.
In December 1993, Central acquired Colonial in a merger.
Capturing the ways in which (desiring) subjects and (desired) objects were constituted, lyric poetry provided, Greene suggests, "a widely adaptable literary technology" (4) consonant with the subject- and object-constituting processes of colonial exploration.