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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: expedition(0.01011 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to expedition.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective
in a foreign country [syn: military expedition, hostile expedition
2: an organized group of people undertaking a journey for a
particular purpose; “an expedition was sent to explore
3: a journey organized for a particular purpose
4: a journey taken for pleasure; “many summer excursions to the
shore”; “it was merely a pleasure trip”; “after cautious
sashays into the field” [syn: excursion, jaunt, outing,
junket, pleasure trip, sashay]
5: the property of being prompt and efficient; “it was done
with dispatch” [syn: dispatch, despatch, expeditiousness]
English → English (gcide)
Expedition \Ex`pe*di"tion\, n. [L. expeditio: cf.F.
1. The quality of being expedite; efficient promptness;
haste; dispatch; speed; quickness; as to carry the mail
With winged expedition
Swift as the lightning glance. ?
2. A sending forth or setting forth the execution of some
object of consequence; progress.
Putting it straight in expedition. ?
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
The expedition miserably failed. --Prescott.
Narrative of the exploring expedition to the Rocky
Mountains. --J. C. Fremont.