immigrate: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (im'i-grāt"), [key]
— v., -grat•ed, -grat•ing.
- to come to a country of which one is not a native, usually for permanent residence.
- to pass or come into a new habitat or place, as an organism.
- to introduce as settlers: to immigrate cheap labor.
- immigrate (Thesaurus)