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itinerary

[ahy-tin-uh-rer-ee, ih-tin-] /aɪˈtɪn əˈrɛr i, ɪˈtɪn-/
noun, plural itineraries.
1.
a detailed plan for a journey, especially a list of places to visit; plan of travel.
2.
a line of travel; route.
3.
an account of a journey; record of travel.
4.
a book describing a route or routes of travel with information helpful to travelers; guidebook for travelers.
adjective
5.
of or relating to travel or travel routes.
6.
Obsolete, itinerant.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English < Late Latin itinerārium, noun use of neuter of itinerārius of a journey, equivalent to itiner- (stem of iter) journey (see iter) + -ārius -ary
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Examples from the web for itineraries
  • And include a couple of itineraries of one-stop flights that you find, in order of preference.
  • They adjusted their itineraries to keep on the same course, and soon they were officially traveling together.
  • Scientists have come up with the first comprehensive map of global shipping routes based on actual itineraries.
  • Yet individual visitors may create itineraries no more conventional than those dictated by tour groups.
  • The size and scope of these cruise ships should be considered when planning for one of these itineraries.
  • Full details of the sailings, including itineraries and pricing, will be released later this year.
  • The hurricane has scrambled cruise ship itineraries in the region.
  • Tour options include small group itineraries, individual itineraries and educational expeditions.
  • Ecotourism itineraries focus on the mountains, coastal areas and archaeological sites.
  • With moderate- to intermediate-level jaunts, itineraries cater to casual nature enthusiasts and more active outdoorsmen.
British Dictionary definitions for itineraries

itinerary

/aɪˈtɪnərərɪ; ɪ-/
noun (pl) -aries
1.
a plan or line of travel; route
2.
a record of a journey
3.
a guidebook for travellers
adjective
4.
of or relating to travel or routes of travel
5.
a less common word for itinerant
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Word Origin and History for itineraries

itinerary

n.

mid-15c., "route of travel," from Late Latin itinerarium "account of a journey," noun use of neuter of itinerarius "of a journey," from Latin itineris "journey" (see itinerant). By late 15c. it meant "record of a journey;" extended sense "sketch of a proposed route" is from 1856.

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