EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Latin demigrare.

VerbEdit

demigrate (third-person singular simple present demigrates, present participle demigrating, simple past and past participle demigrated)

  1. (obsolete) To emigrate.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Cockeram to this entry?)

Etymology 2Edit

de- +‎ migrate

VerbEdit

demigrate (third-person singular simple present demigrates, present participle demigrating, simple past and past participle demigrated)

  1. To cancel or return from migration (of e.g. a computer system).
    • 2002, Charles V. Breakfield, Roxanne E. Burkey, Managing Systems Migrations and Upgrades (page 196)
      The reason is that it is more cost effective to debug and troubleshoot the new environment than to demigrate and lose all the data transactions completed under the new technology.

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

dēmigrāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of dēmigrō