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Migrate Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    migrate v
  1. move from one country or region to another and settle there; "Many Germans migrated to South America in the mid-19th century"; "This tribe transmigrated many times over the centuries" [syn: transmigrate]
  2. move periodically or seasonally; "birds migrate in the Winter"; "The worker migrate to where the crops need harvesting"
Migrate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Migrate \Mi"grate\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Migrated; p. pr. & vb. n. Migrating.] [L. migratus, p. p. of migrare to migrate, transfer.]
  1. To remove from one country or region to another, with a view to residence; to change one's place of residence; to remove; as, the Moors who migrated from Africa into Spain; to migrate to the West.
  2. To pass periodically from one region or climate to another for feeding or breeding; -- said of certain birds, fishes, and quadrupeds.
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    • Globanet(TM) Launches New Version of Its Industry Leading Data Migration Software
      LOS ANGELES -- via PRWEB - Globanet, a leading developer and reseller of data migration, archiving, compliance and eDiscovery solutions worldwide, releases its next version of Globanet Migrate(TM). Globanet ... Read more on this news related to 'Migrate'
    • How some cancer cells migrate to distant locations
      New York, Aug 18 (IANS) Some cancer cells transform themselves from "economy model to a fast sports car" and breakaway from cells traffic jam to migrate to distant locations, aggravating the disease in the process, says a study. Using a microengineered device that mimics the tissue surrounding a tumour, researchers were able to image cancer cells that ha Read more on this news related to 'Migrate'
    • Beluga cam captures Churchill's playful, 'magical' whales
      Beluga whales are proving to be charming participants in the latest webcam project of explore.org. Thousands of belugas migrate hundreds of kilometres each summer from the Hudson Strait in the east to the warmer waters of river estuaries on the western side of the bay to feed, mate and rear their young. Much like dolphins and other marine mammals, beluga whales do Read more on this news related to 'Migrate'

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