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Immigration - Definition

The definition of: Immigration is below.
There are 4 syllables in the word Immigration.
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Standard Definition

[n] migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which you are not a native in order to settle there)
[n] the body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval; "the increased immigration strengthened the colony"


in-migration - (4 syllables)

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body, migration

Misc. Definitions

\Im"mi*gra"tion\, n. [Cf. F. 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.