adjective Date: 1891 1. punishable by deportation <
deportable offenses
2. subject to deportation <
deportable aliens

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • deportable — [dē pôrt′ə bel, di pôrt′ə bəl] adj. 1. liable to deportation 2. punishable by deportation * * * de·port·a·ble (dĭ pôrʹtə bəl, pōrʹ ) adj. 1. Subject to deportation: a deportable alien. 2. Punishable by deportation: a deportable offense …   Universalium

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  • deportable — də̇ˈpōr]d.əbəl, (ˈ)dē|p , ȯ(r)], ōə], ]tə adjective 1. : subject to deportation any alien who fails to give the required notices … is also deportable Harvard Law Review 2. : carrying the punishment of deportation cases of illegal entry,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • deportable — adjective Able to be deported …   Wiktionary

  • deportable — adj. may be expelled from a country; may be sent away …   English contemporary dictionary

  • deportable — de·port·able …   English syllables

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  • deport — deportable, adj. deportee, n. deporter, n. /di pawrt , pohrt /, v.t. 1. to expel (an alien) from a country; banish. 2. to send or carry off; transport, esp. forcibly: The country deported its criminals. 3. to bear, conduct, or behave (oneself) in …   Universalium

  • Immigration and Naturalization Service v. St. Cyr — 533 U.S. 289 (2001) is a United States Supreme Court case involving habeas corpus relief for deportable aliens. Facts Enrico St. Cyr pleaded guilty to a controlled substance violation in Connecticut. Under U.S. Immigration Law, St. Cyr, a lawful …   Wikipedia

  • Criminal deportation — At law, criminal deportation is where a person is ordered or transported out of a state by reason of their criminal conduct during the time of their period of residence in that state. In 1996, following the first World Trade Center attack and… …   Wikipedia

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