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excursions

noun
plural of 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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“Excursions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/excursions. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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