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travelogue

or travelog

[trav-uh-lawg, -log] /ˈtræv əˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg/
noun
1.
a lecture, slide show, or motion picture describing travels.
Origin of travelogue
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism; blend of travel and monologue
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  • One could economize on her wardrobe and travel on the savings giving little "travelogues" to those less fortunate.

    The Colored Girl Beautiful E. Azalia Hackley
British Dictionary definitions for travelogues

travelogue

/ˈtrævəlɒɡ/
noun
1.
a film, lecture, or brochure on travels and travelling
Word Origin
C20: from travel + -logue
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Word Origin and History for travelogues

travelogue

n.

"a talk on travel," 1903, a hybrid word coined by U.S. traveler Burton Holmes (1870-1958) from travel + Greek-derived -logue, abstracted from monologue.

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