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noun [countable]     immigrant pronunciation in British English
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  1. someone who comes to live in a country from another country

    There has been a rise in the number of immigrants coming from Eastern Europe, especially Poland.

    an area with a large immigrant population

    See also emigrant
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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