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Related / Similar Words: encroachment, intrusion

 

Definition:
  • the act of invading; the act of an army that invades for conquest or plunder;
  • (pathology) the spread of pathogenic microorganisms or malignant cells to new sites in the body; "the tumor''s invasion of surrounding structures";
  • any entry into an area not previously occupied; "an invasion of tourists"; "an invasion of locusts";

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    Hyponyms: inroad

     

    Derivational Morphology: invade, occupy, encroach, infringe, impinge, intrude on, obtrude upon, encroach upon, overrun, infest

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 侵占   Finnish: invaasio  
    German: Invasion   Italian: invasione  
    Japanese: 侵略   Latvian: Invāzija  
    Norwegian: invasjon   Russian: вторжение  
    Slovene: invazija   Telugu: ఆక్రమణ  
    Turkish: Saldırı  
     
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