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  1. con·quest
    IPA[ˈkänˌkwest]
  2. noun

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: conquest, plural noun: conquests

    • noun

      the subjugation and assumption of control of a place or people by military force:

      a territory which has been subjugated by military force:

    • the conquest of England by William of Normandy (William the Conqueror) after the Battle of Hastings in 1066.
    • adjective

      occurring or existing before the Norman conquest of England.
    • the conquest of England by William of Normandy (William the Conqueror) after the Battle of Hastings in 1066.
    • adjective

      occurring or existing before the Norman conquest of England.
    • win the affections of
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