transmigrate

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verb trans·mi·grate \ (ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈmī-ˌgrāt , (ˌ)tranz- , ˈtran(t)s-ˌ , ˈtranz-ˌ \

Definition of transmigrate

transitive verb
:to cause to go from one state of existence or place to another
intransitive verb
1 of the soul :to pass at death from one body or being to another
2 :migrate

transmigration

play \ˌtran(t)s-mī-ˈgrā-shən, ˌtranz-\ noun

transmigrator

play \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈmī-ˌgrā-tər, (ˌ)tranz-, ˈtran(t)s-ˌ, ˈtranz-ˌ\ noun

transmigratory

play \tran(t)s-ˈmī-grə-ˌtȯr-ē, tranz-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of transmigrate

Latin transmigratus, past participle of transmigrare to migrate to another place, from trans- + migrare to migrate


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