What is expatriation?

  • (noun): The act of expelling a person from their native land.
    Example: "The expatriation of wealthy farmers"
    Synonyms: exile, deportation, transportation
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on expatriation:

Renunciation Of Citizenship - Renunciation Law in Specific Countries - United States - Taxation
... Act that imposes a penalty—an "exit tax" or expatriation tax—on certain people who give up their U.S ... citizens who renounce their citizenship are subject under certain circumstances to an expatriation tax, which is meant to extract from the expatriate taxes that would have been paid had he remained a ...
Expatriate - Trends in Expatriation
... During the later half of the 20th century, expatriation was dominated by professionals sent by their employers to foreign subsidiaries or headquarters ... and often used by organizations to supplement traditional expatriation ... Where the initiative for expatriation does not come from employers but originates from individuals, management researchers describe this as self-initiated expatriation (SIE) ...
Zelda Fitzgerald - Biography - Expatriation
... After the fight, the Fitzgeralds kept up appearances with their friends, seemingly happy ... But in September, Zelda overdosed on sleeping pills ...
Expatriate - Background
... 'Expatriation' has also been used in a legal sense to mean 'renunciation of allegiance' the U.S ... Expatriation Act of 1868 said in its preamble, 'the right of expatriation is a natural and inherent right of all people, indispensable to the enjoyment of the rights of life ...

More definitions of "expatriation":

  • (noun): Migration from a place (especially migration from your native country in order to settle in another).
    Synonyms: emigration, out-migration