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|part of speech:
||a period of rest from school, work, or other activities.
We are going on vacation this summer.We are taking a vacation in the mountains.
- similar words:
- break, leave, trip
comes from a Latin word that means "to be empty, free, or at leisure." See the word history at school
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The word vacation
contains the following part:
that means empty