peregrination

[per-i-gruh-ney-shuhn]
noun
1.
travel from one place to another, especially on foot.
2.
a course of travel; journey.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English peregrinacioun (< Middle French peregrinacion) < Latin peregrīnātiōn- (stem of peregrīnātiō) a traveling abroad. See peregrinate, -ion


1, 2. trip, excursion, expedition.
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peregrination (ˌpɛrɪɡrɪˈneɪʃən)
 
n
1.  a voyage, esp an extensive one
2.  the act or process of travelling

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peregrination
1528, from O.Fr. peregrination (12c.), from L. peregrinationem (nom. peregrinatio) "a journey," from peregrinatus, pp. of peregrinari "to journey or travel abroad," from peregrinus "from foreign parts, foreigner," from peregre "abroad," properly "that found outside Roman territory," from per- (q.v.)
+ agri, loc. of ager "field, territory, land, country" (see acre).
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