Colonialism vs Immigration - What's the difference?

colonialism | immigration |


As nouns the difference between colonialism and immigration

is that colonialism is the colonial domination policy pursued by the powers of europe, from the second half of the xix century to the years following world war ii a colonial system while immigration is .

colonialism

English

Noun

  • The colonial domination policy pursued by the powers of Europe, from the second half of the XIX century to the years following World War II. A colonial system.
  • A colonial linguistic expression. Term or expression of colonial origin entered in a language.
  • Colonial life.
  • Derived terms

    * neocolonialism English words suffixed with -ism ----

    immigration

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of immigrating; the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence.