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tourism

noun [U] uk   /ˈtʊə.rɪ.zəm/ /ˈtɔː-/ us    /ˈtʊr.ɪ-/
B1 the business of providing services such as transport, places to stay, or entertainment for people who are on holiday: Tourism is Venice's main industry. These beautiful old towns have remained relatively untouched by tourism.Tourism and holidaysHotels and hostels
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