Definitions for repatriateriˈpeɪ triˌeɪt; -ɪt; esp. Brit. -ˈpæ-
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a person who has returned to the country of origin or whose citizenship has been restored
send someone back to his homeland against his will, as of refugees
admit back into the country
a person who has returned to the country of origin or whose citizenship has been restored.
To restore (a person) to his or her own country.
Origin: repatriare. Cognate to repair.
to restore to one's own country
Origin: [L. repatriare. See 1st Repair.]
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A person who returns to his or her country or citizenship, having left said native country either against his or her will, or as one of a group who left for reason of politics, religion, or other pertinent reasons.
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