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English definition of “emigrate”

emigrate

verb [I]    /ˈem·əˌɡreɪt/
social studies to leave a country permanently and go to live in another one: Millions of Germans emigrated from Europe in the nineteenth century. emigration    /ˌem·əˈɡreɪ·ʃən/ noun [C/U]
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