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English definition of “emigrate”

emigrate

verb [I]     /ˈem.ɪ.ɡreɪt/
to leave a country permanently and go to live in another one: Millions of Germans emigrated from Europe to America in the 19th century . Thousands of Britons emigrate every year .Changing homes and moving emigration     /ˌem.ɪˈɡreɪ.ʃən/ noun [C or U] Changing homes and moving
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