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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 of postcolonial
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35; post- + colonial
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