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excursion
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

2 uses
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Definition
a short journey taken for pleasure

or:

a digression from the main path of a journey
  • I supposed they had not come from the south, in the winter, for a pleasure excursion; and now the nature of their business was very plain.
    41 — Free At Last (47% in)
  • They had no idea that I knew of the doctor's three excursions to New York in search of me; that I had heard his voice, when he came to borrow five hundred dollars for that purpose; and that I had seen him pass on his way to the steamboat.
    34 — The Old Enemy Again (6% in)

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