Definitions for Migrationmaɪˈgreɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(2.00 / 1 vote)

  1. migration(noun)

    the movement of persons from one country or locality to another

  2. migration(noun)

    a group of people migrating together (especially in some given time period)

  3. migration(noun)

    (chemistry) the nonrandom movement of an atom or radical from one place to another within a molecule

  4. migration(noun)

    the periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding

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  1. migration(Noun)

    moving a place to live to another place for a while

  2. migration(Noun)

    seasonal moving for animals, birds or fishes to breed or find a new home

  3. migration(Noun)

    changing a platform from an environment to another one

  4. Origin: From migration and its source, migratio, from the participle stem of migrare.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Migration(noun)

    the act of migrating

  2. Origin: [L. migratio: cf. F. migration.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Migration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2563

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Migration' in Nouns Frequency: #2389

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