Decolonization meaning

dēkälənəzā′shən
Decolonization is defined as the act of getting rid of colonization, or freeing a country from being dependent on another country.

An example of decolonization is India becoming independent from England after World War II.

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The act or process of eliminating colonialism or freeing from colonial status.
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The freeing of a colony etc from dependent status by granting it independence.
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