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  Definition of expedition
  1. a journey organized for a particular purpose
  2. a journey taken for pleasure; "many summer excursions to the shore"; "it was merely a pleasure trip"; "after cautious sashays into the field"
  3. a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country
  4. the property of being prompt and efficient; "it was done with dispatch"
  5. an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a particular purpose; "an expedition was sent to explore Mars"
Similar Words: excursion, jaunt, outing, junket, pleasure trip, sashay, military expedition, hostile expedition, dispatch, despatch, expeditiousness

 

Hyponyms: scouting trip, campaign, hunting expedition, safari, exploration, geographic expedition, airing, field trip, Crusade, Lewis and Clark Expedition

 

Derivational Morphology: junket, travel, trip, jaunt, dispatch

 

 
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