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transmigrate

[ trans-mahy-greyt, tranz- ]
/ tr忙ns藞ma瑟 gre瑟t, tr忙nz- /
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verb (used without object), trans路mi路grat路ed, trans路mi路grat路ing.
to move or pass from one place to another.
to migrate from one country to another in order to settle there.
(of the soul) to be reborn after death in another body.
verb (used with object), trans路mi路grat路ed, trans路mi路grat路ing.
to cause to transmigrate, as a soul; transfer.
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Origin of transmigrate

1400鈥50; late Middle English <Latin tr膩nsmigr膩tus (past participle of tr膩nsmigr膩re to depart, migrate). See trans-, migrate

OTHER WORDS FROM transmigrate

trans路mi路gra路tor, nountrans路mi路gra路to路ry [trans-mahy-gruh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, tranz-], /tr忙ns藞ma瑟 gr蓹藢t蓴r i, -藢to蕣r i, tr忙nz-/, trans路mi路gra路tive, adjectiveun路trans路mi路grat路ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for transmigrate

transmigrate
/ (藢tr忙nzma瑟藞伞re瑟t) /

verb (intr)
to move from one place, state, or stage to another
(of souls) to pass from one body into another at death

Derived forms of transmigrate

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