out-migration
noun see out-migrate

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  • out-migration — UK US noun [U] ► the process of people permanently leaving a place in order to live in another place: »The out migration of people aged 20 34 is a serious problem facing North Dakota …   Financial and business terms

  • out-migration — noun migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another) • Syn: ↑emigration, ↑expatriation • Derivationally related forms: ↑expatriate (for: ↑expatriation), ↑emigrate ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • out migration — the seasonal migration of salmonids and other fishes from a stream to a lake or the sea, e.g. American shad, Alosa sapidissima …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • out-migration — See out migrate. * * * …   Universalium

  • out-migrant — [out′mī′grənt] adj. leaving one district, region, etc. to take up residence in another in the same country n. an out migrant person or animal out migrate [out′mī΄grāt΄] vi. out migrated, out migrating out migration n …   English World dictionary

  • out-migrate — out migration, n. /owt muy grayt/, v.i., out migrated, out migrating. to leave a region, community, etc., to move or settle into a different part of one s country or home territory: People are no longer out migrating from the South in such large… …   Universalium

  • out-mi|grate — «OWT MY grayt intransitive verb, grat|ed, grat|ing. to take part in an out migration; move out of a community or area to live somewhere else …   Useful english dictionary

  • Migration in the People's Republic of China — Migrants leaving Badong in mostly rural western Hubei for the provincial capital Wuhan with an overnight bus have to brave the rigors of Highway G209 This article is about internal migration within the People s Republic of China. On top of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Migration in China — This article is about internal migration within the People s Republic of China. On top of the existing 103 million urban migrants, Chinese cities will face an influx of another 243 million migrants by 2025, taking the urban population up to… …   Wikipedia

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