Meaning of decolonization in English:

decolonization

(British decolonisation)

Pronunciation /ˌdiːkɒlənʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

mass noun
  • The action or process of a state withdrawing from a former colony, leaving it independent.

    ‘they thought they could assist the process of decolonization and local self-determination’
    • ‘the decolonization of Africa and Asia’
    • ‘the decolonization process’