expatriation

[ (eks-pay-tree-ay-shuhn) ]


Voluntary departure from the nation of one's birth for permanent or prolonged residence in another nation.

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Cultural definitions for expatriation (2 of 2)

expatriation

[ (eks-pay-tree-ay-shuhn) ]


Voluntary departure from the nation of one's birth for permanent or prolonged residence in another nation.

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How to use expatriation in a sentence

Cultural definitions for expatriation (1 of 2)

expatriation

[ (eks-pay-tree-ay-shuhn) ]


Voluntary departure from the nation of one's birth for permanent or prolonged residence in another nation.

expatriation

[ (eks-pay-tree-ay-shuhn) ]


Voluntarily leaving the nation of one's birth for permanent or prolonged residence in another country.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.