Legal Definition and Related Resources of Emigration

Meaning of Emigration

The act of removing from one place to another. It is sometimes used in the same sense as “expatriation,” but there is some difference in the signification. Expatriation is the act of abandoning one’s country; while emigration is, perhaps not strictly, applied to the act of removing from one part of the country to another. See 2 Kent, Comm. 36.


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Definition of Emigration

The Canada social science dictionary [1] provides the following meaning of Emigration: Refers to migration out of a nation. Emigrants are those who leave their home country. See: IMMIGRATION in this legal dictionary and in the world encyclopedia of law.

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Notes and References

  • Drislane, R., & Parkinson, G. (2016). (Concept of) Emigration. Online dictionary of the social sciences. Open University of Canada


See Also

  • Immigration
  • Commerce: Exire
  • Ne Exeat

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Legal English Vocabulary: Emigration in Spanish

Online translation of the English legal term emigration into Spanish: emigración (English to Spanish translation) . More about legal dictionary from english to spanish online.

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See Also

  • Migration
  • Internal Migration
  • Immigration Law

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