A person who is not a naturalized citizen of the country in which they are living: most of the students affected were said to be foreign nationals
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- In attempting to recruit candidates abroad, we have had difficulties overcoming the immigration hurdles involved in bringing foreign nationals to work in Ireland.
- Concerned about the general problem of students overstaying their visas, federal agents have targeted a wide swath of foreign nationals.
- The Immigration Service will invite "certain groups of foreign nationals" to join the scheme.
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Syllabification: for·eign na·tion·al
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