[mahy-gruh nt] /ˈmaɪ grənt/
, especially of people; migratory.
a person or animal that .
Also called migrant worker. a person who moves from place to place to get work, especially a farm laborer who harvests crops seasonally.
a person or animal that moves from one region, place, or country to another
an itinerant agricultural worker who travels from one district to another
moving from one region, place, or country to another; migratory
1670s, from Latin migrantem (nominative migrans), present participle of migrare “to remove, depart, to move from one place to another” (see migration).
“person who migrates,” 1760, from migrant (adj.).
[mid-mawr-ning] /ˈmɪdˈmɔr nɪŋ/ noun 1. the middle of the ; the time centering around the midpoint between early and noon. adverb 2. in the middle of the : He usually arrives midmorning. adjective 3. occurring during, taking place in, or pertaining to the middle of the : our midmorning coffee break.
[mahy-greyt] /ˈmaɪ greɪt/ verb (used without object), migrated, migrating. 1. to go from one country, region, or place to another. Synonyms: move, resettle, relocate. Antonyms: remain. 2. to pass periodically from one region or climate to another, as certain birds, fishes, and animals: The birds migrate southward in the winter. 3. to shift, as from […]
- Migrating abscess
migrating abscess mi·grat·ing abscess (mī’grā’tĭng) n. See wandering abscess.
[mahy-grey-shuh n] /maɪˈgreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the process or act of . 2. a migratory movement: preparations for the migration. 3. a number or body of persons or animals together. 4. Chemistry. a movement or change of position of atoms within a molecule. 5. Physics. (def 3a). /maɪˈɡreɪʃən/ noun 1. the act or an instance […]