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postcolonial

[pohst-kuh-loh-nee-uh l] /ˌpoʊst kəˈloʊ ni əl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the period following a state of colonialism.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; post- + colonial
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  • Today, as in many postcolonial nations around the world, there is a resurgence of interest in indigenous culture and music.
  • Those who take postcolonial thinking as normative sometimes forget that not everyone shares their framework.
  • The look of the entire postcolonial world is in the throes of change.
  • The literary magician conjured up a new, postcolonial landscape.

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