Translation of "expedition" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˌek.spəˈdɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌek.spəˈdɪʃ.ən/

expedition noun (JOURNEY)

B1 [ C ] an organized journey for a particular purpose

We're going on a shopping expedition on Saturday. 周六我们要去购物。
Scott died while he was on an expedition to the Antarctic in 1912. 斯科特1912年死于南极探险途中。

[ C ] the people, vehicles, animals, etc. taking part in an expedition

The British expedition to Mount Everest is leaving next month. 英国珠穆朗玛峰探险队将于下月启程。

expedition noun (SPEED)

[ U ] formal speed in doing something

We will deal with your order with the greatest possible expedition. 我们将尽快处理您的订单。

(Translation of “expedition” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)