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French translation of “expedition”

expedition

noun /ekspiˈdiʃən/
an organized journey with a purpose
expédition
an expedition to the South Pole.
a group making such a journey
expédition
He was a member of the expedition which climbed Mount Everest.
expeditionary adjective (especially of troops) forming, or sent on, an expedition eg to fight abroad.
expéditionnaire
(Definition of expedition from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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