Synonyms for migration

Synonyms for (noun) migration

Synonyms: migration

Definition: the movement of persons from one country or locality to another

Similar words: motion, move, movement

Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another

Usage: 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

Synonyms: migration

Definition: the periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding

Similar words: periodic event, recurrent event

Definition: an event that recurs at intervals

Synonyms: migration

Definition: (chemistry) the nonrandom movement of an atom or radical from one place to another within a molecule

Similar words: event

Definition: something that happens at a given place and time

Synonyms: migration

Definition: a group of people migrating together (especially in some given time period)

Similar words: people

Definition: (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

Usage: old people; there were at least 200 people in the audience

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