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field trip

noun

: a visit to a place (such as a museum or zoo) that is made by students to learn about something

Full Definition of FIELD TRIP

:  a visit (as to a factory, farm, or museum) made (as by students and a teacher) for purposes of firsthand observation

Examples of FIELD TRIP

  1. We took a class field trip to the power plant.
  2. We went on a field trip.

First Known Use of FIELD TRIP

1926
FIELD TRIP Defined for Kids

field trip

noun

Definition of FIELD TRIP for Kids

:  a visit to a place (such as a museum) made by students to learn about something

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