Deportation Definition

dēpôr-tāshən
deportations
noun
deportations
The act or an instance of deporting.
American Heritage
A deporting or being deported; expulsion, as of an undesirable alien, from a country.
Webster's New World
The act of expelling an illegal alien, or someone whose immigration status has expired or been revoked, to a foreign country.
Webster's New World Law
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Other Word Forms of Deportation

Noun

Singular:
deportation
Plural:
deportations

Origin of Deportation

  • From Middle French déportation

    From Wiktionary

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