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Definition of Expedition

Expedition

  1. The quality of being expedite; efficient promptness; haste; dispatch; speed; quickness; as to carry the mail with expedition.
  2. A sending forth or setting forth the execution of some object of consequence; progress.
  3. An important enterprise, implying a change of place; especially, a warlike enterprise; a march or a voyage with martial intentions; an excursion by a body of persons for a valuable end; as, a military, naval, exploring, or scientific expedition; also, the body of persons making such excursion.
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Expedition Translations

expedition in Dutch is expeditie
expedition in German is Entdeckungsreise
expedition in Italian is spedizione
expedition in Latin is expeditione
expedition in Norwegian is ekspedisjon