Emigration - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌemɪˈɡreɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word emigration
Brit.  |ˌɛmɪˈɡreɪʃn|  British pronunciation of the word emigration

noun

- migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another) (syn: expatriation, out-migration)

Examples

The President has called for a halt to the wave of emigration.

Emigration has notably increased over the past five years.

a drain of young talent by emigration

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