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English definition of “campaign trail”

campaign trail

noun [C usually singular]    
a series of planned events in different places taken part in or given by a politician who is trying to be elected: She went on the campaign trail around the Southern states.Elections
(Definition of campaign trail noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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