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displaced

[dis-pleyst] /dɪsˈpleɪst/
adjective
1.
lacking a home, country, etc.
2.
moved or put out of the usual or proper place.
noun
3.
(used with a plural verb) persons who lack a home, as through political exile, destruction of their previous shelter, or lack of financial resources (usually preceded by the):
After the earthquake, the displaced were temporarily housed in armories.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; displace + -ed2
Related forms
undisplaced, adjective
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