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repatriate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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repatriatere‧pat‧ri‧ate /riːˈpætrieɪt $ riːˈpeɪ-/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 PGCto send someone back to their own countrydeport 🔊 After the war, prisoners were repatriated.2 BFto send profits or money you have earned back to your own country
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repatriateItaly is using military helicopters to repatriate 292 Albanian refugees.So far, 51 boat people have been forcibly repatriated.There was to be a cease-fire, and all prisoners of war were to be repatriated.In that event, an obligation to repatriate could be legally nullified.Earlier the government had approved amendments codifying foreign exchange regulations to enable foreign companies to repatriate profits.
From Longman Business Dictionaryrepatriatere‧pat‧ri‧ate /riːˈpætrieɪtriːˈpeɪ-/ verb [transitive]FINANCE to send money, profits etc back to your own countryCapital gains on investments may be repatriated only once a year.Japanese companies continue torepatriate some overseasassets.repatriation noun [uncountable]an increase in foreign investment and capital repatriation→ See Verb table
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Verb table
repatriate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrepatriate
he, she, itrepatriates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrepatriated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave repatriated
he, she, ithas repatriated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad repatriated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill repatriate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have repatriated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam repatriating
he, she, itis repatriating
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you, we, theyare repatriating
Past
I, he, she, itwas repatriating
you, we, theywere repatriating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been repatriating
he, she, ithas been repatriating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been repatriating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be repatriating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been repatriating
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