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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 de·por·ta·tion /ˌdiˌporˈteʃən, ˌpɔr, pɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·por·ta·tion n.  The act of deporting or exiling, or the state of being deported; banishment; transportation.
    In their deportations, they had often the favor of their conquerors.   --Atterbury.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of expelling a person from their native land; "men
           in exile dream of hope"; "his deportation to a penal
           colony"; "the expatriation of wealthy farmers"; "the
           sentence was one of transportation for life" [syn: exile,
            expatriation, transportation]
      2: the expulsion from a country of an undesirable alien