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displaced person

noun [C] uk   us   (plural displaced persons)
someone who has been forced to leave their home, especially because of war or a natural disaster (= something that causes a lot of damage) such as an earthquake, flood, etc.
Translations of “displaced person”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指戰爭、災難造成的)離鄉背井者…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指战争、灾难造成的)背井离乡者…
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