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Green Card Definition

Term Definition:
A special government-issued permit that will allow a foreign national to work and live within the United States permanently.

Extended Definition:
Obtaining a green card is often done through family, a job, or through a claim of refugee or asylum status. Also known as the United States Permanent Resident Card (USCIS Form I-551) it provides authorization for an individual to work in the U.S.

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