intermigration

[ in-ter-mahy-grey-shuh n ]
/ ˌɪn tər maɪˈgreɪ ʃən /
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noun

reciprocal migration; interchange of habitat by migrating groups.

Nearby words

  1. intermesh,
  2. intermetacarpal joint,
  3. intermetallic compound,
  4. intermetatarsal joint,
  5. intermezzo,
  6. interminable,
  7. intermingle,
  8. intermission,
  9. intermissive,
  10. intermit

Origin of intermigration

First recorded in 1670–80; inter- + migration

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British Dictionary definitions for intermigration

intermigration

/ (ˌɪntəmaɪˈɡreɪʃən) /

noun

migration between two groups of people, animals, etc, resulting in an exchange of habitat
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