Repatriation was the return of individuals and organizations to their location of origin.
Mistress Ariel doubted that a starship of the USS Enterprise-D's caliber had the intention of merely collecting and repatriating the SS Odin's crew – whom she felt the Federation would see as insignificant – after seven years. (TNG: "Angel One")
Kira Nerys felt that splinter groups like the Kohn-Ma would need to be repatriated to Bajor in order to allow their society to fully re-form following the Cardassian Occupation. (DS9: "Past Prologue")