Meaning of “deport” in the English Dictionary

"deport" in British English

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deportverb [ T ]

uk /dɪˈpɔːt/ us /dɪˈpɔːrt/
deportation
noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌdiː.pɔːˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌdiː.pɔːrˈteɪ.ʃən/

There were mass deportations in the 1930s, when thousands of people were forced to leave the country.

(Definition of “deport” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"deport" in American English

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deportverb [ T ]

us /dɪˈpɔrt, -ˈpoʊrt/

to force a person to leave a country:

The government hopes to deport the criminals.
deportation
noun [ C/U ] us /ˌdiˌpɔrˈteɪ·ʃən, -ˌpoʊr-/

[ U ] They await deportation.

(Definition of “deport” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)