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migration

the movement of people into (immigration) and out of (emigration) a country that serves to increase or decrease the country's POPULATION and labour force. For example, immigration was an important factor in the early colonization of Australia and New Zealand, and the USA and Canada.
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Migrational characteristics, biological observations, and relative survival of juvenile salmonids entering the Columbia River estuary, 1966-1983.
described five categories of this syndrome: a) Classical form due to cerebrovascular disease, b) infectious cause, c) neuronal migrational disorders, d) epilepsy induced, e) neurodegenerative disorder related (5).
Associated migrational abnormalities and midline anomalies specifically, are more thoroughly assessed on MRI.
exhibition highlights, Congolese people strongly contributed to the war effort from Congo as they were forced to participate in the "effort de guerre" (see Verhaegen) that led to massive migrational movements to the Congolese cities.
Stuttgart is the capital of Baden-Wurttemberg in southern Germany and 40 % of its residents and 64 % of the children below the age of five years have a migrational background.
Infantile epileptic encephalopathy (Ohtahara syndrome) and migrational disorder.
Of particular interest is the comparison between this ancient skeletal remains and Brazilian skeletal material showing two cranial morphologies which apparently could be traced back to two different migrational events (Neves and Hubbe 2005).
The multiple voices of this poem gesture toward a different understanding of self, not just one couched in communal identity but also one of intertribal, migrational character.
Abordarea istorica a fenomenului migrational ne permite identificarea cauzelor favorizante, precum si a fluxurilor de migratie.
Specific topics will include migrational behavior of printing inks and adhesives, curing of ink and varnish using UV, electron beam or LED-UV-technology, analysis of printed samples, comparison of analog and digital printing techniques, and color shade differences in printing.
Evan, from Cork city, was born with Neuron Migrational Disorder which means the left side of the brain did not develop, leading to epilepsy and autism.