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displacement

noun

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the forced removal from a homeland
  • the displacement of Jews from the land of their ancestors

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  • immigration
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The first known use of displacement was in 1611

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“Displacement.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/displacement. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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