Etymology
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emigration (n.)

"removal from one country or region to another for the purpose of residence," 1640s, from Late Latin emigrationem (nominative emigratio) "removal from a place," noun of action from past-participle stem of Latin emigrare "move away, depart from a place," from assimilated form of ex "out" (see ex-) + migrare "to move" (from PIE root *mei- (1) "to change, go, move").

updated on September 13, 2020

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Definitions of emigration from WordNet

emigration (n.)
migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another);
Synonyms: out-migration / expatriation
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