Questions tagged [terminology]

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Is there a term for when you are no longer an expat?

If an expat moves back to his home country, he is no longer an expat. Is there a term for the process of moving back? What is someone who is no longer an expat called?
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How does 'Bulk Billing' work under Medicare in Australia?

You seem to have the option of going to a 'normal' doctor, or one that bulk bills. One charges a lot and you get a refund from Medicare, the other seems 'free'? What's the difference, and do you have ...
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Is there a difference between an expatriate and an immigrant? [closed]

Are the words expatriate and immigrant synonymous to each other? If not, where lies the distinction between the two?