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Noun
/inˈvāZHən/,
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invasions, plural;
  1. An instance of invading a country or region with an armed force
    • - the Allied invasion of Normandy
    • - in 1546 England had to be defended from invasion
  2. An incursion by a large number of people or things into a place or sphere of activity
    • - stadium guards are preparing for another invasion of fans
  3. An unwelcome intrusion into another's domain
    • - random drug testing of employees is an unwarranted invasion of privacy
  4. The infestation of a body by harmful organisms
    • - a bacterial invasion

  1. the act of invading; the act of an army that invades for conquest or plunder
  2. any entry into an area not previously occupied; "an invasion of tourists"; "an invasion of locusts"
  3. (pathology) the spread of pathogenic microorganisms or malignant cells to new sites in the body; "the tumor's invasion of surrounding structures"
  4. (invade) march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation; "Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939"
  5. (invade) intrude on: to intrude upon, infringe, encroach on, violate; "This new colleague invades my territory"; "The neighbors intrude on your privacy"
  6. (invade) occupy in large numbers or live on a host; "the Kudzu plant infests much of the South and is spreading to the North"
  7. An invasion is a military offensive consisting of all, or large parts of the armed forces of one geopolitical entity aggressively entering territory controlled by another such entity, generally with the objective of either conquering, liberating or re-establishing control or authority over a ...
  8. Invasión is an Argentine film released in 1969 and directed by Hugo Santiago. It is an example of an interphase between the classic cinema and nouvelle vague of French style. Its plot goes from a police history, towards a fantastic-oniric film, with a progressive alienism of the situations.
  9. Invasion is a 1965 low-budget British sci-fi film, directed by Alan Bridges for producer Jack Greenwood of Merton Park Studios.
  10. Invasion (also known as Winter Moon) is a novel by author Dean Koontz, released in 1975 under the pseudonym Aaron Wolfe. Koontz later extensively revised this work and it was reissued in 1994 under the title Winter Moon.
  11. Invasion is a TV film based on Robin Cook's book Invasion. It starred Luke Perry, Kim Cattrall, and Rebecca Gayheart.
  12. Invasion (1997) is a thriller novel by American author Robin Cook.
  13. Invasion is the first album released by the band Manilla Road. It was first released in 1980 and was reissued in 2004 in a two-disc package with Metal on the second disc.
  14. Righteous Jams, which was formed by Joey Cardona and Jesse Standhard in 2002 as Invasion, is a Boston, Massachusetts-based straight edge hardcore punk band. ...
  15. Invasion, in the world of comics, may refer to: * Invasion! (DC Comics), a major storyline in the DC Universe * Invasion! (2000 AD), a long series (with spin-offs and prequels) in 2000 AD * British Invasion (comics), the late 1980s "invasion" of America by British comics talent
  16. Invasion is the second album by Canadian hip hop duo Dragon Fli Empire, released in 2005 on Makebelieve Records. It was viewed as a progression in the duo's sound and features guest artists from Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Toronto, Tacoma and Portland. ...
  17. Series Four of the ITV programme Foyle's War was first aired in 2006. It comprised two episodes. It is set in 1942. Series Four was broadcast in the United States on PBS on Mystery! on June 17 and 24, 2007. Together with Series Five, it was broadcast as Foyle's War IV.
  18. "Invasion" is a song by the heavy metal band Iron Maiden and was released on The Soundhouse Tapes EP in 1979. It was rerecorded in 1981, and the rerecorded version was the B-Side to the Women in Uniform single. ...
  19. Invasion is the Russian science fiction novel [Vtorzheniye, Вторжение(Russian)], the first of the Arrivals from the Dark pentalogy by Mihail Ahmanov.
  20. The following is a list of episodes for the Fox and Sci Fi Channel original series, Sliders. The series aired on Fox from March 1995 to May 1997 and on the Sci Fi Channel from June 1998 to February 2000. A total of 88 episodes were produced.
  21. (invade) To move into; To enter by force in order to conquer; To infest or overrun
  22. (Invade) On a packed train of compartment stock, for a group of bashers to occupy the remaining seats in a compartment otherwise occupied by normals, or vice versa.
  23. (invaded) Attacked and taken over by an enemy.
  24. a process where an infection or tumour spreads into or destroys surrounding tissues.
  25. As related to cancer, the spread of cancer cells into healthy tissue adjacent to the tumor.