What does immigration mean?

Definitions for immigration
ˌɪm ɪˈgreɪ ʃənim·mi·gra·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word immigration.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. immigration, in-migration(noun)

    migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which you are not a native in order to settle there)

  2. immigration(noun)

    the body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval

    "the increased immigration strengthened the colony"

Wiktionary

  1. immigration(Noun)

    The act of immigrating; the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Immigration(noun)

    the act of immigrating; the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence

    Etymology: [Cf. F. immigration.]

Freebase

  1. Immigration

    Immigration is the movement of people into another country or region to which they are not native in order to settle there. Immigration is a result of: including temperature, breeding, economic, political, family re-unification, natural disaster, poverty or the wish to change one's surroundings voluntarily.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'immigration' in Nouns Frequency: #2882

How to pronounce immigration?

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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say immigration in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of immigration in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of immigration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of immigration in a Sentence

  1. advice given to Herbert Humphrey by an American Indian from New Mexico:

    Be careful in revising those immigration laws of yours. We got careless with ours.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    He has made a lot of claims, and I think it may reflect on the Republican side some of the pent-up frustration that they have, i'm going to let them deal with however they choose their nominee, but I am certainly looking forward, if he were the nominee, to debating him in the general election because there's a lot to talk about starting with his really outrageous statements about immigration.

  3. An ICE spokesman:

    Despite false rumors to the contrary, ICE does not conduct immigration enforcement operations at hurricane evacuation sites or shelters, such as during and immediately after hurricanes.

  4. Chuck Grassley:

    I support nearly every one of President Trump's immigration policies, but this is not one of them.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    Securing our borders and stopping illegal immigration is a matter of national security. That's why I fought so hard to defeat President Obama and the Republican establishment's Gang of 8 amnesty plan, their misguided plan would have given Obama the authority to admit Syrian refugees, including ISIS terrorists. That's just wrong.

Images & Illustrations of immigration

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