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first-generation

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to a person who has left one country and settled in another.
  • adj. Of or relating to a person or persons whose parents are immigrants.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or being the first form or version available to users: first-generation computer software; first-generation camcorders.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or relating to an immigrant or his family
  • adj. Of or relating to the initial version of a class of products

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