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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deportation  \De`por*ta"tion\,  n.  [L.  depotatio:  cf  F. 
  d['e]portation.] 
  The  act  of  deporting  or  exiling,  or  the  state  of  being 
  deported;  banishment;  transportation. 
 
  In  their  deportations,  they  had  often  the  favor  of 
  their  conquerors.  --Atterbury. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  deportation 
  n  :  the  act  of  expelling  a  person  from  their  native  land  [syn:  {exile}, 
  {expatriation}] 




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