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relegation

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Synonyms and Antonyms of relegation

  1. the forced removal from a homeland <the relegation of Japanese-Americans to internment camps during World War II> Synonyms banishment, deportation, displacement, expatriation, expulsion, exileRelated Words ostracism; extradition; diaspora, dispersion, scattering; emigration, migration; evacuation; ethnic cleansing, transportation; dispossession, ejection, ousterNear Antonyms repatriation, return; immigration



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