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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Expatriate \Ex*pa"tri*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Expatriated;
p. pr. & vb. n. Expatriating.] [LL. expatriatus, p. p. of
expatriare; L. ex out + patria fatherland, native land, fr.
pater father. See Patriot.]
1. To banish; to drive or force (a person) from his own
country; to make an exile of.
The expatriated landed interest of France. --Burke.
2. Reflexively, as To expatriate one's self: To withdraw from
one's native country; to renounce the rights and
liabilities of citizenship where one is born, and become a
citizen of another country.
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