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Imperialism

Im`pe´ri`al`ism
n.1.The power or character of an emperor; imperial authority; the spirit of empire.
Roman imperialism had divided the world.
- C. H. Pearson.
2.The policy, practice, or advocacy of seeking, or acquiescing in, the extension of the control, dominion, or empire of a nation, as by the acquirement of new, esp. distant, territory or dependencies, or by the closer union of parts more or less independent of each other for operations of war, copyright, internal commerce, etc. The practise of building or extending an empire.
Noun1.imperialism - a policy of extending your rule over foreign countries
2.imperialism - a political orientation that advocates imperial interests
3.imperialism - any instance of aggressive extension of authority
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