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excursion

 [ek-skur´zhun]
a range of movement regularly repeated in performance of a function, e.g., excursion of the jaws in mastication. adj., adj excur´sive.
lateral excursion sideward movement of the mandible between the position of closure and the position in which cusps of opposing teeth are in vertical proximity.

ex·cur·sion

(eks-kŭr'zhŭn),
Any movement from one point to another, usually with the implied idea of returning again to the original position.

excursion

/ex·cur·sion/ (eks-kur´zhun) a range of movement regularly repeated in performance of a function, e.g., excursion of the jaws in mastication.excur´sive

excursion

[ikskur′zhən]
Etymology: L, ex, out, currere, to run
a departure or deviation from a direct or normal course.

ex·cur·sion

(eks-kŭr'zhŭn)
Any movement from one point to another, usually with the implied idea of returning again to the original position.

excursion

a range of movement regularly repeated in performance of a function, e.g. excursion of the jaws in mastication.
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Thomson Cruises has launched the sale of its new summer 2014 Shore Excursion programme.
Departs Mar to Nov 2014 8 days from PS779 Nice, Monte Carlo & St Tropez This wonderful week-long holiday offers plenty of time to relax and enjoy the glorious Riviera surroundings, and also includes four wonderful excursions taken in the company of our friendly, knowledgeable tour manager.
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Kathleen O'Neill, Waverley Excursions chief executive, wrote to Mr Gradwell saying: "We are considering taking action against you," but also enclosed a letter saying he was banned.
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This was the beach-landing raft tour, a 5 1/2-hour excursion offered from April to October, and it gets up close and personal with the Na Pali Coast.
A Thomson Holidays spokeswoman said last night the company could not comment on Mrs Taylor's individual case, but said some of its excursions were covered by their insurance but others came under the insurance of the company which provided the excursion.