出典:『Wiktionary』 (2015/03/09 06:30 UTC 版)
- (obsolete) To act of expediting something; prompt execution.
- A military journey; an enterprise against some enemy or into enemy territory.
- (now まれに) The quality of being expedite; speed, quickness.
- 1719, Daniel Defoe, Robinson Crusoe:
- 1749, Henry Fielding, Tom Jones, Folio Society 1973, p. 331:
- 1979, John Le Carré, Smiley's People, Folio Society 2010, p. 33:
- The photographer had photographed, the doctor had certified life extinct, the pathologist had inspected the body in situ as a prelude to conducting his autopsy – all with an expedition quite contrary to the proper pace of things, merely in order to clear the way for the visiting irregular, as the Deputy Assistant Commissioner (Crime かつ Ops) had liked to call him.
- An important enterprise, implying a change of place; especially, a warlike enterprise; a march or a voyage with martial intentions; an excursion by a body of persons for a valuable end; as, a military, naval, exploring, or scientific expedition.
- The body of persons making such excursion.
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a foreign expedition
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a polar expedition
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