peregrination

[ per-i-gruh-ney-shuhn ]
/ ˌpɛr ɪ grəˈneɪ ʃən /

noun

travel from one place to another, especially on foot.
a course of travel; journey.

Nearby words

  1. perdurable,
  2. perdure,
  3. pere,
  4. perea,
  5. peregrinate,
  6. peregrine,
  7. peregrine falcon,
  8. pereion,
  9. pereiopod,
  10. pereira

Origin of peregrination

1425–75; late Middle English peregrinacioun (< Middle French peregrinacion) < Latin peregrīnātiōn- (stem of peregrīnātiō) a traveling abroad. See peregrinate, -ion

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British Dictionary definitions for peregrination

peregrination

/ (ˌpɛrɪɡrɪˈneɪʃən) /

noun

a voyage, esp an extensive one
the act or process of travelling
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