[ in-mahy-greyt ]
/ ˈɪnˌmaɪ greɪt /
verb (used without object), in-mi·grat·ed, in-mi·grat·ing.
to move or settle into a different part of one's country or home territory.
Immigrants, Emigrants, Or Migrants?There’s been a lot of talk in the news about these three groups. Sometimes you’ll see the terms being used interchangeably, but there are some differences.
Origin of in-migrate
First recorded in 1940–45
Related formsin-mi·gra·tion, noun
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