Deportation meaning

dēpôr-tāshən
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The act or an instance of deporting.
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Expulsion of an undesirable alien from a country.
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A deporting or being deported; expulsion, as of an undesirable alien, from a country.
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The act of expelling an illegal alien, or someone whose immigration status has expired or been revoked, to a foreign country.
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The act of deporting or exiling, or the state of being deported; banishment; transportation.
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Origin of deportation

  • From Middle French déportation

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