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refugee

noun

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a person forced to emigrate for political reasons
  • refugees began returning to their homeland after years of political unrest and war

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The first known use of refugee was in 1685

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“Refugee.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/refugee. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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