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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The expulsion from a country of an undesirable alien; The act of expelling a person from their native land.

Usage examples (39)
  • His deportation to a penal colony
  • As I've said, the Campaign and the lawyers working with the resisters use the term deportation, so I follow suit.
  • Posted in deportation, european union, illegal immigrant.
  • But we hear it often stated that deportation is the real solution. for more
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