Expeditionary



[ek-spi-dish-uh-ner-ee] /ˌɛk spɪˈdɪʃ əˌnɛr i/

adjective
1.
pertaining to or composing an :
an expeditionary force.
/ˌɛkspɪˈdɪʃənərɪ/
adjective
1.
relating to or constituting an expedition, esp a military one: an expeditionary force

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