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migratory

mi·gra·to·ry

migratory

 
pronunciation:
maI grih to ri
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to migration or an act of migrating.
The Siberian crane is a migratory bird.
synonyms:
traveling
antonyms:
nonmigratory
similar words:
immigrant, journeying, migrant, transmigratory
definition 2: tending to migrate; nomadic.
synonyms:
itinerant, nomadic, transient
antonyms:
nonmigratory
similar words:
ambulatory, errant, journeying, mobile, restless, transmigratory, traveling, unsettled, vagabond, vagrant
derivation: migratorial (adj.)