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Origin of migration
OTHER WORDS FROM migrationmi·gra·tion·al, adjectivenon·mi·gra·tion, nounpre·mi·gra·tion, adjectivere·mi·gra·tion, noun
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If they follow through on that intention, that would be a massive migration, and bad news for cities.Over a third of executives still have no timeline for reopening their offices|Alan Murray|September 4, 2020|Fortune
Gradually, these climate impacts have encouraged the rural-to-urban migration that is leaving India’s megacities bursting at the seams.India’s megacities aren’t prepared for a wave of climate migrants|Manavi Kapur|September 3, 2020|Quartz
The big question is whether the mass migration will extend to the slow walk in the middle, underwriting.
Budget data from cell phone records, federal aid requests, school enrollments, and other indicators tell a story of mass migration.It’s time to prepare cities for people uprooted by climate change|Amanda Shendruk|September 1, 2020|Quartz
Parents and remote workers in search of more space aren’t the only ones who would drive this migration wave.
This “Sixth Migration” of massive human migration to Texas is the larger story of the book, and it is a significant story.
Smart and ambitious, he seemed to epitomize the success of that northern migration experienced by millions of southern blacks.‘The Prince of Chocolate City’: When Gil Scott-Heron Became A Music Icon|Marcus Baram|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The great migration to the North through World War II had given black people at least some clout as they began to vote Democratic.
About two years after 9/11, there was this mass migration to New York.Julian Casablancas Enters the Void: On the Strokes’ Friction, Why He Left NYC, and Starting Over|Marlow Stern|October 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the economy soured, Californians began to think in terms of limited resources and came to see migration as a zero sum game.Careful What You Wish For: Here’s What California Would Look Like Without Illegal Immigrants|Ruben Navarrette Jr.|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Migration to distant occupations or to foreign lands was but for the adventurous few.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
There was probably nothing at that time in atmospheric conditions to check such a migration.
The northward migration of the Pygmies seems to have been accompanied or followed by that of a full grown people.
We now understand how the Phoenicians, whose ancestors arrived in the second Semitic migration, came to call their land “Canaan.”
Thus the Phoenicians and the Amorites belong to the first stage of the second great Arabian migration.