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recolonize
American English: /riˈkɑləˌnaɪz/
British English: /riːˈkɒlənʌɪz/

Translation of recolonize in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • recolonizar
    volver a colonizar
    Example sentences
    • This week he looks at the aftermath of the Ice Age, which saw the land recolonised by flora and fauna.
    • Beavers can rapidly colonize excellent habitat or recolonize habitat where beavers have been removed.
    • It was subsequently recolonized by animals and plants in an evolutionary process that has been watched quite carefully.

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