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illegal immigrant

noun [C]
 
 
( also illegal alien)
LAW a person who comes to live or work in a country that is not their own when they do not have the legal right to do this: They were breaking the law by employing illegal immigrants without papers.
Translations of “illegal immigrant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 非法移民…
in Russian незаконный иммигрант, нелегал…
in Turkish yasadışı, kaçak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非法移民…
in Polish nielegaln-y/a imigrant/ka…
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