Emigration is the act o leavin ane's resident kintra wi the intent tae settle ensewhaur. Conversely, immigration describes the muivement o persons intae ane kintra frae anither. Baith are acts o migration athort naitional boondaries.
- "emigration - definition of emigration in English from the Oxford dictionary". oxforddictionaries.com.
- "immigration: definition of immigration in Oxford dictionary (American English) (US)". oxforddictionaries.com.