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itinerate

[ahy-tin-uh-reyt, ih-tin-] /aɪˈtɪn əˌreɪt, ɪˈtɪn-/
verb (used without object), itinerated, itinerating.
1.
to go from place to place, especially in a regular circuit, as a preacher or judge.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Late Latin itinerātus, past participle of itinerārī to travel, equivalent to Latin itiner- (stem of iter) journey (see iter) + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
itineration, noun
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itinerate

/aɪˈtɪnəˌreɪt; ɪ-/
verb
1.
(intransitive) to travel from place to place
Derived Forms
itineration, noun
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Word Origin and History for itinerate
v.

c.1600, from Late Latin itineratus, past participle of itinerare "to travel" (see itinerant). Especially "to travel from place to place preaching" (1775). Related: Itinerated; itinerating.

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