Definition of displaced person in English:

displaced person

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noun

A person who is forced to leave their home country because of war or persecution; a refugee.
More example sentences
  • Nomads, refugees and displaced persons will also be allocated delegates.
  • And we want to make sure that those displaced persons and refugees are given proper attention, are provided with food and medications inside Iraqi territory.
  • ‘Refugees, displaced persons and asylum seekers in search of safety are more often than not treated harshly,’ he said.

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