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English definition of “visit”

visit

verb     /ˈvɪz.ɪt/
A1 [I or T] to go to a place in order to look at it, or to a person in order to spend time with them: We visited a few galleries while we were in Prague. Will you visit me when I'm in hospital? When did you last visit the dentist/doctor?Visiting A2 [T] to go to a website on the internetInternet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of visit verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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