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displaced person

n.
One who has been driven from one's homeland or place of residence by war, internal upheaval, or natural disaster.
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displaced person

n
(Social Welfare) a person forced from his or her home or country, esp by war or revolution. Abbreviation: DP
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displaced′ per′son


n.
a person driven or expelled from his or her homeland by war, famine, tyranny, etc. Abbr.: DP, D.P.
[1940–45]
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displaced person

A civilian who is involuntarily outside the national boundaries of his or her country. See also evacuee; refugee.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.displaced person - a person forced to flee from home or country
refugee - an exile who flees for safety
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Translations
مُرَحَّل، مُشَرَّد عَن وَطَنِهِ
vysídlenec
fordrevet menneske
hontalan személy
uppflosnaîur maîur; flóttamaîur
vysídlenec

displaced person

[dɪsˈpleɪsdˈpɜːsn] n (Pol) → profugo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

displace

(disˈpleis) verb
1. to disarrange or put out of place.
2. to take the place of. The dog had displaced her doll in the little girl's affections.
disˈplacement noun
displaced person
a person forced to leave his own country as a result of war etc.
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Geneva: The UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, and Human Appeal International, HAI, have signed a joint agreement worth US$600,000 to provide funding for housing projects in support of refugees and internally displaced people, IDPs, in Niger, many of whom are currently living in makeshift informal settlements.
Overall, the number of displaced people in the world has doubled over the last 20 years and now exceeds the population of Thailand.
"It is difficult to displaced people to return safely and dignified to their homes in the liberated areas," it said in a statement.
1 / 3 KSRelief trucks are seen at a refugee camp in Marib, Yemen, after delivering food relief for displaced people. (SPA) 2 / 3 3 / 3 Yemeni refugees bring reliefgoods d to a refugee camp in Al-Jawf governorate, Yemen.
Aden, December 28, 2018, SPA -- King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center yesterday distributed 12 tons of food baskets to the displaced people of Hodeidah moved to Aden governorate, benefiting 900 displaced people, which is part of the project of 15,000 food baskets for the displaced of Hodeidah.
Recommendations include the protection of the right to education of migrants and displaced people, inclusion of the migrants and displaced people in the national educational system, understanding and panning for the education needs of migrants and displaced people, and preparation of teachers of migrants and refugees to address diversity and hardship.
El-Fasher, Oct.15(SUNA)-The Council of Ministers of North Darfuxr State Governemnt in its regular meeting which headed by Wali(governor) of North Darfur State , Al-Sharif Abbad Sammouh Sunday, the planning the IDPs camps Project that will integrated displaced people into the local communities presented by Minister of Physical Planning and Public Utilities, Maj.
The meeting reviewed the humanitarian work which carried out by the OCHA in sheltering the displaced people of Hodeidah.
Summary: Geneva [Switzerland], June 19 (ANI): According to the Global Trends report, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency said the number of forcibly displaced people was increased to 68.5 million by the end of 2017.
ISLAMABAD -- Final phase of repatriation of North Waziristan's displaced people living in Afghanistan has started from Thursday.
ISLAMABAD:Final phase of repatriation of North Waziristan's displaced people living in Afghanistan has started from Thursday.Spokesman, FATA Disaster Management Authority Ihsan Dawar said around 50 families will be repatriated in this phase.

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