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resettle

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌriːˈset.l̩/  us   /-ˈset̬-/
to (be helped or forced to) move to another place to live: His family originally came from Ireland, but resettled in the US in the 19th century. The US government forcibly resettled the Native Americans in reservations.
resettlement
noun [U] uk   us   /-mənt/
the resettlement of refugees
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