Definition of “diaspora” - English Dictionary

“diaspora” in British English

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diasporanoun [ U ]

uk /daɪˈæs.pər.ə/ us /daɪˈæs.pɚ.ə/ formal

the spreading of people from one original country to other countries

the Diasporanoun [ S, + sing/pl verb ]

uk /daɪˈæs.pər.ə/ us /daɪˈæs.pər.ə/

(Definition of “diaspora” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“diaspora” in American English

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diasporanoun [ C/U ]

also Diaspora /dɑɪˈæs·pər·ə/

politics & government the scattering of people from their original country to other places

world history, politics & government Diaspora is the forced movement of Jews from Israel.

world history, politics & government The Diaspora is also the Jews who live outside of Israel.

(Definition of “diaspora” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)