Definition of invasion. Meaning of invasion. Synonyms of invasion
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Definition of invasion
InvasionInvasion In*va"sion, n. [L. invasio: cf. F. invasion. See
1. The act of invading; the act of encroaching upon the
rights or possessions of another; encroachment; trespass.
2. A warlike or hostile entrance into the possessions or
domains of another; the incursion of an army for conquest
3. The incoming or first attack of anything hurtful or
pernicious; as, the invasion of a disease.
Syn: Invasion, Irruption, Inroad.
Usage: Invasion is the generic term, denoting a forcible
entrance into a foreign country. Incursion signifies a
hasty and sudden invasion. Irruption denotes
particularly violent invasion. Inroad is entry by some
unusual way involving trespass and injury.
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