migration (plural migrations)
- An instance of moving to live in another place for a while.
- Seasonal moving for animals, birds or fishes to breed or find a new home.
2013 January 1, Paul Bartel, Ashli Moore, “Avian Migration: The Ultimate Red-Eye Flight”, American Scientist, volume 101, number 1, page 47–48:
- Many of these classic methods are still used, with some modern improvements. For example, with the aid of special microphones and automated sound detection software, ornithologists recently reported […] that pine siskins (Spinus pinus) undergo an irregular, nomadic type of nocturnal migration.
- Movement in general.
- The migration of lead from a can to the food inside it can cause lead poisoning.
- (computing) Instance of changing a platform from an environment to another one.
Terms derived from migration (noun)
moving a place to live to another
seasonal moving of animals, birds or fishes
computing: changing a platform from an environment to another one
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migration f (plural migrations)
- “migration” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).