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foreign

 [for´en]
1. not normal or usual to a place.
2. in immunology, pertaining to substances not recognized as “self” and capable of inducing an immune response.
foreign body reaction a granulomatous inflammatory response evoked by the presence of a foreign body in the tissues; a characteristic feature of this is the formation of foreign body giant cells (see giant cell).

foreign

(fôr′ĭn, fŏr′-)
adj.
1. Situated in an abnormal or improper place in the body and typically introduced from outside: a foreign object in the eye.
2. Subject to the jurisdiction of another political unit.

for′eign·ness n.
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To put an end to the 'abuse' of some foreigners of the special work permits (SWPs) given to them, four government agencies laid down on Labor Day a more stringent policy that limited the grant of authorization to 15 job categories.
Foreigners, who will be applying in occupations not included in the list like Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (Pogo) will be banned from availing of SWPs.
A computerised database and bio-metric record of each foreigner living or working in the jurisdiction of each police station will be maintained and this record will be tallied with the FIA's records.
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Inspector General of Police Punjab inaugurates 'Provincial Foreigner's Security Cell' established by Special Protection Unit (SPU) at Lahore airport today morning.
In accordance with one proposal, the Police and Border Guard Board would be entitled to seek from a court the compulsory dissolution of a legal person which has systemically enabled employment to a foreigner staying in Estonia without a legal basis or has paid a lower remuneration to a foreigner than set out in the law.