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emigration

 [em″ĭ-gra´shun]
the escape of leukocytes through the walls of small blood vessels; diapedesis.

em·i·gra·tion

(em'i-grā'shŭn),
The passage of white blood cells through the endothelium and wall of small blood vessels.
[L. e-migro, pp. -atus, to emigrate]

emigration

/em·i·gra·tion/ (em″ĭ-gra´shun) diapedesis.
leukocyte emigration  the escape (diapedesis) of leukocytes through the walls of small blood vessels.

em·i·gra·tion

(em-i-grā'shŭn)
The passage of white blood cells through the endothelium and wall of small blood vessels.
[L. e-migro, pp. -atus, to emigrate]

emigration

the movement of animals away from a specific area. Compare IMMIGRATION.

em·i·gra·tion

(em-i-grā'shŭn)
The passage of white blood cells through the endothelium and wall of small blood vessels.
[L. e-migro, pp. -atus, to emigrate]

emigration,

n movement of erythrocytes or leukocytes through the walls of the vessels that carry them.

emigration

the escape of leukocytes through the walls of small blood vessels; diapedesis.
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When the quality of local secondary education dropped drastically due to lack of resources and teacher emmigration, some parents found work abroad so that their children could be properly educated.
The situation in Egypt has taken a downturn in the last three months in ways that are hard to describe; prices of almost all basic food items have skyrocketed, and talks about a price hike in gas and oil and the possibility of removing subsidies are the main concern; police are barely present on the streets while a continuous flood of "fresh" torture cases blamed on police forces are piling up; a wave of attacks of veiled women on non-veiled women has mothers warning their daughters against riding the metro; unemployment has caused a new wave of emmigration etc.
For a nation so immersed in a history of emmigration it should not be too difficult.