: not relating to, engaging in, or characterized by migration: not migratorynonmigratory birdsRemote ocean islands—where many nonmigratory species live permanently and others nest—are being transformed by agriculture …— Michael Harwood
Examples of nonmigratory in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebSo, there's a chance that the commercial populations were simply originally source from a nonmigratory population.
John Timmer, Ars Technica, 25 June 2019 The measure has been taken in the past to keep nonmigratory goose populations in check.
Evan Frank, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 21 Mar. 2018
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