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processionnoun [C]

 us   /prəˈseʃ·ən/
a line of people, vehicles, or objects moving forward in an organized manner, esp. as part of a ceremony: a funeral procession
processional
adjective [not gradable]  us   /prəˈseʃ·ə·nəl/
There was tight security along the processional route.
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processionnoun

uk   /prəˈseʃ.ən/  us   /prəˈseʃ.ən/
C2 [C] a line of people who are all walking or travelling in the same direction, especially in a formal way as part of a religious ceremony or public celebration: a wedding/funeral procession The festival will open with a procession led by the mayor.
[S] a series of people or things, one after the other: My day has just been a never-ending procession of visitors.

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