Coca-colonize

Coca-colonize

[koh-kuh-kol-uh-nahyz, -koh-luh-]
verb (used with object), Coca-colonized, Coca-colonizing.
to bring (a foreign country) under the influence of U.S. trade, popular culture, and attitudes.
Also, especially British, Coca-colonise.


Origin:
blend of Coca-cola (a brand name of a cola drink, considered a typical American product) and colonize

Coca-colonization, noun
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