Definition of Invasion. Meaning of Invasion. Synonyms of Invasion

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Definition of Invasion

Invasion
Invasion In*va"sion, n. [L. invasio: cf. F. invasion. See Invade.] 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 or plunder. 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.

Meaning of Invasion from wikipedia

- An invasion is a military offensive in which large numbers of combatants of one geopolitical entity aggressively enter territory owned by another such...
- Invasion (also typeset as InVasion) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by the then World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE)...
- The invasion of Poland (September campaign, Polish: Kampania wrześniowa; 1939 defensive war, Polish: Wojna obronna 1939 roku; Poland campaign, German:...
- An invasive species is most often a non-native species that spreads from a point of introduction to become naturalized and negatively alters its new environment...
- Invasion of Russia can refer to: Mongol invasion of Kievan Rus' (1223–1236), a series of invasions that resulted in the Rus states becoming v****als of...
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- The Bay of Pigs invasion (Spanish: invasión de bahía de Cochinos; sometimes called invasión de playa Girón or batalla de Girón, after the Playa Girón)...
- Barbarossa (German: Unternehmen Barbarossa) was the code name for the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union, which started on Sunday, 22 June 1941, during World...
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- The 2003 invasion of Iraq was the first stage of the Iraq War. The invasion phase began on 19 March 2003 (air) and 20 March 2003 (ground) and lasted just...
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