Em"i*grate (?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Emigrated (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Emigrating.] [L. emigratus, p. p. of emigrare to remove, emigrate; e out + migrare to migrate. See Migrate.]

To remove from one country or State to another, for the purpose of residence; to migrate from home.

Forced to emigrate in a body to America. Macaulay.

They [the Huns] were emigrating from Tartary into Europe in the time of the Goths. J. H. Newman.

 

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Em"i*grate (?), a.

Migratory; roving.

[Obs.]

 

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