Meaning of MIGRANT in English

MIGRANT

transcription, транскрипция: [ maɪgrənt ]

( migrants)

1.

A migrant is a person who moves from one place to another, especially in order to find work.

The government divides asylum-seekers into economic migrants and genuine refugees.

...migrant workers following harvests northward.

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2.

Migrants are birds, fish, or animals that migrate from one part of the world to another.

Migrant birds shelter in the reeds.

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