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migrantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmaɪ.ɡrənt/ us   /ˈmaɪ.ɡrənt/
a person that travels to a different country or place, often in order to find work: The cities are full of migrants looking for work.
biology an animal that moves from one place to another at different times of the year: These birds are winter migrants from Scandinavia.

migrantadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈmaɪ.ɡrənt/ us   /ˈmaɪ.ɡrənt/
(Definition of migrant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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migrantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈmaɪɡrənt/ us   ECONOMICS
a person who travels to another place or country, usually in order to find work: The cities are full of migrants looking for work. The pay is enough to attract migrants but unappealing to locals.
migrant
adjective [before noun]
migrant workers etc. The UK needs migrant workers to plug skill gaps in sectors such as agriculture, hospitality and food processing. The programs provide multiple services for the migrant population, including education, and training to learn new skills.
(Definition of migrant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “migrant”
in Chinese (Simplified) 移民…
in Turkish göçmen…
in Russian кочующий, сезонный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 移民,遷徙的動物…
in Polish pracownik lub robotnik sezonowy…
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