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Cook's tour

[kooks]
noun
a guided but cursory tour of the major features of a place or area.

Origin:
1905–10; after Thomas Cook (1808–92), English travel agent

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Cook's tour
 
n
informal a rapid but extensive tour or survey of anything
 
[C19: after Thomas Cook2]

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