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  • 1 visit — n Visit, visitation, call are comparable when they mean a coming to stay with another, usually for a brief time, as a courtesy, an act of friendship, or a business or professional diity. Visit applies not only to such a stay with another {pay a… …

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  • 2 Visit Wales — (Welsh: Croeso Cymru ) is an Assembly Sponsored Public Body which promotes tourism in Wales. It is the Welsh Assembly Government s tourism body, within the Department for Heritage. Visit Wales has taken over the functions of the former Wales… …

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  • 3 visit — [viz′it] vt. [ME visiten < OFr visiter < L visitare, freq. < visere, to go to see < visus: see VISION] 1. to go or come to see (someone) out of friendship or for social reasons 2. to stay with as a guest for a time 3. to go or come to …

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  • 4 visit on/upon — [phrasal verb] visit (something) on/upon (someone) formal + old fashioned : to punish (someone) with (something) The Lord visited a plague upon the city. ◇ The saying the sins of the fathers are visited upon the children means that children often …

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  • 5 Visit to the Blessed Sacrament — usually high church.The term visit means to go and talk with someone who stays in a place which is at a certain distance from one s own. A visit to the Blessed Sacrament then is the act of going to talk with Jesus Christ whom Catholics believe is …

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  • 6 visit — vis|it1 W1S2 [ˈvızıt] v [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: visiter, from Latin visitare, from visere to go to see , from videre; VISION] 1.) [I and T] to go and spend time in a place or with someone, especially for pleasure or interest ▪… …

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  • 7 visit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ brief, fleeting (esp. BrE), flying (BrE), quick, short ▪ little ▪ I think it s time we paid him a little visit …

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  • 8 visit — 1 / vIzit/ verb 1 (I, T) to go and spend time in a place or with someone, especially for pleasure or interest: “Do you live here?” “No, we re just visiting”. | visit sth: We hope to visit the Grand Canyon on our trip. | visit sb: Aunt Jane… …

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  • 9 visit — /viz it/, v.t. 1. to go to and stay with (a person or family) or at (a place) for a short time for reasons of sociability, politeness, business, curiosity, etc.: to visit a friend; to visit clients; to visit Paris. 2. to stay with as a guest. 3.… …

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  • 10 visit — v. & n. v. (visited, visiting) 1 a tr. (also absol.) go or come to see (a person, place, etc.) as an act of friendship or ceremony, on business or for a purpose, or from interest. b tr. go or come to see for the purpose of official inspection,… …

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  • 11 visit — vis•it [[t]ˈvɪz ɪt[/t]] v. t. 1) to go to and stay with (a person or family) or at (a place) for a short time 2) to stay with as a guest 3) to go to for the purpose of official inspection or examination 4) to come upon; afflict: The plague… …

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  • 12 often — adv. Often is used with these adjectives: ↑fatal, ↑impractical Often is used with these verbs: ↑appear, ↑arise, ↑cite, ↑consist, ↑dream, ↑employ, ↑encounter, ↑entail, ↑e …

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  • 13 visit and search — ▪ military procedure       procedure adopted by a belligerent warship to ascertain whether a merchant vessel is liable to seizure. If an inspection of the papers shows the ship to be an enemy vessel or to be carrying contraband, breaking blockade …

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  • 14 The Visit — is the title of various English translations of Friedrich Dürrenmatt s 1956 play Der Besuch der alten Dame (literally, The Visit of the Old Lady ). It is probably the best known of his works, at least in the English speaking world. It has become… …

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  • 15 State visit — See also: State Arrival Ceremony and State dinner State visits typically involve a military review such as this one by the United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps parading on the South Lawn at the White House during a State Arrival… …

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  • 16 Ngo Dinh Diem presidential visit to the United States — U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles greet South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem at Washington National Airport. Ngo Dinh Diem, the President of South Vietnam, made a …

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  • 17 1972 Nixon visit to China — For other uses, see Nixon in China (disambiguation). Richard Nixon meets with Mao Zedong in Beijing, February 21, 1972. U.S. President Richard Nixon s 1972 visit to the People s Republic of China was an important step in formally normalizing… …

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  • 18 Doctor's visit — A doctor s visit, also known as doctor s office visit or physician office visit , is a meeting between a patient with a physician to get health advice or treatment for a symptom or condition. According to a survey in the United States, a… …

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  • 19 Down There on a Visit —   1st UK edition …

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  • 20 every\ so\ often — • every now and then • every now and again • every so often • every once in a while adv. phr. At fairly regular intervals; fairly often; repeatedly. John comes to visit me every now and then. It was hot work, but every so often Susan would bring… …

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