Immigrate vs Emigration - What's the difference?

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Immigrate is a related term of emigration.


As a verb immigrate

is to move into another country to stay there permanently.

As a noun emigration is

the act of emigrating; movement of a person or persons out of a country or national region, for the purpose of permanent relocation of residence.

immigrate

English

Verb

(immigrat)
  • To move into a country from another one to stay permanently.
  • Antonyms

    * emigrate

    Derived terms

    * immigrant * immigration

    emigration

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of emigrating; movement of a person or persons out of a country or national region, for the purpose of permanent relocation of residence.
  • A body of emigrants; emigrants collectively; as, the German emigration.
  • See also

    * ("emigration" on Wikipedia) ----