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Definition of Vacation

Vacation

  1. The act of vacating; a making void or of no force; as, the vacation of an office or a charter.
  2. Intermission of a stated employment, procedure, or office; a period of intermission; rest; leisure.
  3. Intermission of judicial proceedings; the space of time between the end of one term and the beginning of the next; nonterm; recess.
  4. The intermission of the regular studies and exercises of an educational institution between terms; holidays; as, the spring vacation.
  5. The time when an office is vacant; esp. (Eccl.), the time when a see, or other spiritual dignity, is vacant.
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Vacation Translations

vacation in Danish is ferie
vacation in Dutch is vakantie
vacation in German is Urlaub, Ferien
vacation in Italian is vacanze, ferie
vacation in Norwegian is ferie
vacation in Spanish is vacaciones
vacation in Swedish is ferie, semester
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