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Definition 1: the movement of persons from one country or locality to another - [noun denoting act]

(migration is a kind of ...) the act of changing location from one place to another

"police controlled the motion of the crowd" "the movement of people from the farms to the cities" "his move put him directly in my path"

(... is a kind of migration ) migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another)

(... is a kind of migration ) migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which you are not a native in order to settle there)

(... is a kind of migration ) a large migration of people to a newly discovered gold field

Definition 2: the periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding - [noun denoting event]

(migration is a kind of ...) an event that recurs at intervals

Definition 3: (chemistry) the nonrandom movement of an atom or radical from one place to another within a molecule - [noun denoting event]

(migration is a kind of ...) something that happens at a given place and time

(migration belongs to category ...) the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions

Definition 4: a group of people migrating together (especially in some given time period) - [noun denoting group]

(migration is a kind of ...) (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

"old people" "there were at least 200 people in the audience"

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