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deport
used in Milkweed

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deport from the U.S.
Definition
force someone to leave a country
  • The word resettlement took the place of the word deportation.
    Chapter 37 — Summer (61% in)
deportation = the act of forcing someone to leave a country

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • "Deportations," he said.
    Chapter 36 (19% in)
  • Deportations.
    Chapter 36 (22% in)
  • Deportations ....
    Chapter 37 — Summer (36% in)

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?  —2 uses
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  • Deportation.
    Chapter 36 (77% in)
  • Deport——?
    Chapter 36 (21% in)

There are no more uses of "deport" in Milkweed.

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