Immigration

(opposite of emigration) Moving into another country to live permanently.

Immigration

The movement of individuals into a population.

Immigration

The movement of people into a country.
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Immigration

The movement of people into one country from another for the purpose of settlement.
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immigration

[n] - the body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval 2. [n] - migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which you are not a native in order to settle there)
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Immigration

Entry of organisms to a population from elsewhere.
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Immigration

Im'mi·gra'tion noun [ Confer French immigration .] The act of immigrating; the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence. « The immigrations of the Arabians into Europe.» T. Warton.
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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)
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immigration

noun the body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval; `the increased immigration strengthened the colony`
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Immigration

• (n.) The act of immigrating; the passing or coming into a country for the purpose of permanent residence.
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immigration

(from the article `Canada`) ...which Quebecers revealed deep concerns about some religious and ethnic minorities. Early in the year the small rural town of Hérouxville adopted a ... International disapproval of Denmark`s tight immigration policy continued, with the Council of Europe challenging Rasmussen`s government to soften .....
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immigration

immigration 1. Migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which one is not a native in order to settle there). 2. The body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval.
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Immigration

The migration of people into a country.
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Immigration

[European Economic Area] The Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2006 (or EEA Regulations for short) amended by SI 2009/1117 and SI 2011/1247 constitute the law that implements the right of free movement of EEA nationals and their family members in the United Kingdom. It is based on Directive 2004/38/EC. It allows EEA citizens ...
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Immigration

Migration of an organism into an area for the purpose of changing its residence permanently. Compare with emigration.
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immigration

immigration, entrance of a person (an alien) into a new country for the purpose of establishing permanent residence. Motives for immigration, like those for migration generally, are often economic, although religious or political factors may be very important. High rates of immigration are frequentl...
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Immigration

The question of immigration or properly alien immigration, has been a topic of controversy since at least the 19th century. In various countries certain classes of aliens have long been prohibited from gaining admission. In the 19th century and start of the 20th century, the United States, for instance, refused admission to such persons as idiots, ...
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Immigration

Immigration is the movement of people into another country or region to which they are not native in order to settle there, especially as permanent residents or future citizens. Immigrants are motivated to leave their countries for a variety of reasons, including a desire for economic prosperity, political issues, family re-unification, escaping c...
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Immigration

Referring to the movement of organisms into an area. See emigration and migrating.
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Immigration

The act of moving to a country where one is not a native. Immigrants are people who come to a country where they intend to settle permanently and many of them obtain citizenship. A legal immigrant is a person who comes to settle in a country with the legal permission of its government. An undocumented immigrant is a person residing in a country wit...
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immigration

movement of persons into a place
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