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Definition of “illegal immigrant” - Learner’s Dictionary

illegal immigrant

noun [C]     ( also US illegal alien)
someone who goes to live or work in another country when they do not have the legal right toPeople who live or settle somewhereRunaways and refugees
Translations of “illegal immigrant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 非法移民…
in Russian незаконный иммигрант, нелегал…
in Turkish yasadışı, kaçak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非法移民…
in Polish nielegaln-y/a imigrant/ka…
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