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excursion

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1 a short trip for pleasure
  • our weekend excursions have encompassed virtually all parts of our home state

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2 a departure from the subject under consideration
  • the professor's frequent and sometimes far-ranging excursions in his lectures are the stuff of campus legend

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The first known use of excursion was circa 1587

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“Excursion.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/excursion. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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