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itinerate

[ ahy-tin-uh-reyt, ih-tin- ]
/ aɪˈtɪn əˌreɪt, ɪˈtɪn- /
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verb (used without object), i·tin·er·at·ed, i·tin·er·at·ing.

to go from place to place, especially in a regular circuit, as a preacher or judge.

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Origin of itinerate

1590–1600; <Late Latin itinerātus, past participle of itinerārī to travel, equivalent to Latin itiner- (stem of iter) journey (see iter) + -ātus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM itinerate

i·tin·er·a·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for itinerate

itinerate
/ (aɪˈtɪnəˌreɪt, ɪ-) /

verb

(intr) to travel from place to place

Derived forms of itinerate

itineration, noun
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