in-migrate

verb
in-mi·​grate | \ ˈin-ˌmī-ˌgrāt How to pronounce in-migrate (audio) \
in-migrated; in-migrating; in-migrates

Definition of in-migrate

intransitive verb

: to move into or come to live in a region or community especially as part of a large-scale and continuing movement of population — compare out-migrate

Other Words from in-migrate

in-migration \ ˌin-​mī-​ˈgrā-​shən How to pronounce in-migration (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of in-migrate

1942, in the meaning defined above

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“In-migrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in-migrate. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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