foreign-born

adjective
for·​eign-born | \ ˌfȯr-ən-ˈbȯrn How to pronounce foreign-born (audio) , ˌfär- \

Definition of foreign-born

: foreign by birth

First Known Use of foreign-born

1692, in the meaning defined above

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“Foreign-born.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foreign-born. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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