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migrant

noun
     
Related topics: Animals, Birds
mi‧grant [countable]
1 someone who goes to live in another area or country, especially in order to find work [↪ emigrant, immigrant]
migrant worker/labourer
A lot of factory work is done by migrant workers.
economic migrant (=someone who goes to live in another country because they are likely to find a better job there)
2HBAHBB a bird or animal that travels regularly from one part of the world to another

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