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English definition of “deport”


verb [T]     /dɪˈpɔːt/
to force a foreign person to leave a country: Thousands of illegal immigrants are deported from the US every year.Punishing someone by sending them somewhere elseEvicting and forcing to leaveInternational politics and governmentEvicting and forcing to leavePunishing someone by sending them somewhere else
deportation     /ˌdiːpɔːˈteɪʃən/ noun [C, U] He now faces deportation back to his native country.
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