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  1. boat people(Noun)

    Plural form of boat person.


  1. Boat people

    Boat people is a term that usually refers to refugees, illegal immigrants, or asylum seekers who emigrate in numbers in boats that are sometimes old and crudely made. The term came into common use during the late 1970s with the mass departure of Vietnamese refugees from Communist-controlled Vietnam, following the Vietnam War.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boat people in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boat people in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  1. Thein Sein:

    It is just a media story that boat people are fleeing torture.

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