migrate
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migrate(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (biology)
a. migrar
Have the geese started to migrate yet?¿Ya empezaron a migrar los gansos?
Monarch butterfiles migrate thousands of miles every year.Las mariposas monarcas migran miles de millas cada año.
b. emigrar
When geese migrate, they form a V.Cuando los gansos emigran, forman una V.
2. (to resettle)
a. migrar
Some agricultural workers migrate between the United States and Mexico, following the harvests.Algunos trabajadores agrícolas migran entre los Estados Unidos y México, siguiendo las cosechas.
b. emigrar
Many people migrate when their native lands become embroiled in war.Muchas personas emigran cuando sus tierras nativas se enredan en guerras.
3. (computing)
a. migrar
Our company's information technology department decided we should migrate to a different operating system.El departamento de informática de la empresa decidió que debemos migrar a un sistema operativo diferente.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (computing)
a. migrar
I need to migrate all my files from my old computer to my new one.Necesito migrar todos mis archivos de mi computador viejo al nuevo.
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migrate
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. migrar, emigrar
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migrate [maɪˈɡreɪt]
intransitive verb
[+animals, people] emigrar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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