migrancy

noun

mi·​gran·​cy
ˈmīgrənsē
plural -es
: the fact, condition, or phenomenon of habitual movement from one place of residence to another
specifically : habitual migration from one area to another in search of seasonal work
the large extent of migrancy is not in doubt Wilfred Whiteley
the social and economic evils of migrancy

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“Migrancy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/migrancy. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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