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emigrantnoun [C]

us   /ˈem·ɪ·ɡrənt/
social studies a person who leaves a country permanently to live in another one
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emigrantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈemɪɡrənt/ us  
someone who leaves their country in order to live permanently in another country: For a growing number of the world's emigrants, China - not the United States - is the land where opportunities are endless.
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Translations of “emigrant”
in Arabic مُهاجِر…
in Korean 이주민, 이민자…
in Portuguese emigrante…
in Catalan emigrant…
in Japanese (他国への)移民…
in Chinese (Simplified) (移居国外的)移民…
in Turkish göçmen…
in Russian эмигрант…
in Chinese (Traditional) (移居國外的)移民…
in Italian emigrante, emigrato…
in Polish emigrant/ka…
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