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odyssey

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈɒd.ɪ.si/ us    /ˈɑː.dɪ-/ literary
a long exciting journey: The film follows one man's odyssey to find the mother from whom he was separated at birth.figurative a spiritual odysseyJourneys
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