remigrant

noun
rem·​i·​grant | \ ˈremə̇grənt \

Definition of remigrant

: a migrant who returns specifically : an aphid of the winged generation that returns to its former host

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History and Etymology for remigrant

Latin remigrant-, remigrans, present participle of remigrare

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“Remigrant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remigrant. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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