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diasporanoun [U]

uk   /daɪˈæs.pər.ə/  us   /-pɚ-/ formal
the ​spreading of ​people from one ​originalcountry to other ​countries
(Definition of diaspora from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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diasporanoun [C/U]

(also Diaspora)  /dɑɪˈæs·pər·ə/
politics & government the ​scattering of ​people from ​theiroriginalcountry to other ​places world history, politics & government Diaspora is the ​forcedmovement of ​Jews from Israel. world history, politics & government The Diaspora is also the ​Jews who ​liveoutside of Israel.
(Definition of diaspora from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “diaspora”
in Chinese (Simplified) (一国人口向其他国家的)流散,大移居…
in Chinese (Traditional) (一國人口向其他國家的)流散,大移居…
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