inpatriate (plural inpatriates)
- (business) An employee of a multinational company who is from a foreign country but transferred from a foreign subdivision to the corporation’s home country.
While a form of expatriation, in this context contrasted with expatriate – an expatriate is an employee transferred from the home country to the foreign country, while an inpatriate is an employee transferred from a foreign country to the home country.
inpatriate (not comparable)
- Of or relating to people who are inpatriates, or to inpatriation.