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repatriate

re·pa·tri·ate

repatriate

parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: ri peI tri eIt
inflections: repatriated, repatriates, repatriating
definition: to send back or restore (a political refugee or prisoner of war) to the country of origin or citizenship.
antonyms:
expatriate
 
part of speech: noun
pronunciation: ri peI tri iht
definition: someone who has been returned to his or her own country.
antonyms:
expatriate
derivation: repatriation (n.)
Word Parts
The word repatriate contains the following part:
patr, patri, pater Latin root that means father, fatherland
synonyms:
matr, matri, mater