Migratory vs Migrant - What's the difference?

migratory | migrant |


As adjectives the difference between migratory and migrant

is that migratory is (of birds|etc) that migrate while migrant is migratory.

As a noun migrant is

a migratory bird or other animal.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

migratory

English

Adjective

(-)
  • (of birds, etc) that migrate
  • Roving; wandering; nomadic.
  • migratory''' habits; a '''migratory life

    Antonyms

    * sedentary

    migrant

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A migratory bird or other animal.
  • Traveller or worker who moves from one region or country to another.
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Migratory.
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