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English verb: immigrate

1. immigrate (change) migrate to a new environment

SamplesOnly few plants can immigrate to the island.

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Broader (hypernym)migrate, transmigrate

2. immigrate (change) introduce or send as immigrants

SamplesBritain immigrated many colonists to America.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Broader (hypernym)bring in, introduce

3. immigrate (change) come into a new country and change residency

SamplesMany people immigrated at the beginning of the 20th century.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)migrate, transmigrate

Entailarrive, come, get


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