migrant
A person who (1) belongs to a normally migratory culture who may cross national boundaries, or (2) has fled his or her native country for economic reasons rather than fear of political or ethnic persecution.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • Migrant — Migrant …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • migrant — mi‧grant [ˈmaɪgrənt] noun [countable] someone who goes to another area or country, especially in order to find work: • The work is usually done by low paid migrant workers. • a system to regulate migrant labor in California * * * migrant UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • migrant — migrant, ante [ migrɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. et n. • v. 1960; de migration ♦ Didact. Qui participe à une migration (1o). ♢ N. Spécialt Travailleur originaire d une région peu développée, s expatriant pour trouver du travail, ou un travail mieux rémunéré. ⇒ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • migrant — migránt s. m., adj. m., pl. migránţi; f. sg. migrántă, pl. migránte Trimis de siveco, 09.03.2005. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MIGRÁNT, Ă s.m. şi f …   Dicționar Român

  • Migrant — Mi grant, n. 1. A migratory bird, person, or other animal. 2. A person who changes residence frequently in search of employment, especially farm labor, such as harvesting crops seasonally; also called {migrant laborer} or {migrant worker}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Migrant — may refer to: Immigration and emigration, the migration of humans Bird migration Migrant worker Migrant literature This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • migrant — [n] person who moves to a foreign place departer, drifter, emigrant, evacuee, expatriate, gypsy, immigrant, itinerant, migrator, mover, nomad, rover, tinker, transient, traveler, vagrant, wanderer; concept 413 migrant / migratory [adj] moving,… …   New thesaurus

  • migrant — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. migrantncie; lm M. migrantnci {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} osoba zmieniająca miejsce zamieszkania, przesiedlająca się, migrująca : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Migrant zarobkowy. Fale migrantów z terenów okupowanych. {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Migrant — Mi grant, a. [L. migrans, p. pr. of migrare. See {Migrate}.] Migratory. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • migrant — noun colonist, gypsy, nomad, ranger, rover, settler, trekker, wanderer Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • mìgrant — m (mìgrantkinja ž) 〈G mn nātā〉 onaj koji je obuhvaćen migracijom, onaj koji migrira …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

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