abmigration

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

ab- +‎ migration

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæbˌmaɪˈɡɹeɪ.ʃən/, /ˈæbˌmaɪ.ɡɹeɪ.ʃən/

NounEdit

abmigration ‎(plural abmigrations)

  1. (ornithology) A northward summer migration of birds without a corresponding southward migration the previous autumn.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Philip Babcock Gove, editor (1909) Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language Unabridged, Springfield, MA: G. & C. Merriam Co., ISBN 0-87779-101-5, published 1976, page 4