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vacation

noun absence, break, breather, cruise, day off, escape, excursion, holiday, interval, jaunt, leave, leave of absence, paid vacation, respite, rest, rest and recuperaaion, sabbatical, time off, tour, trip, voyage, week off
See also: abdication, abolition, absence, ademption, avoidance, cancellation, countermand, defeasance, furlough, holiday, leave, pause, recess, relinquishment, resignation

VACATION. That period of time between the end of one term and beginning of another. During vacation, rules and orders are made in such cases as are urgent, by a judge at his chambers.

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THE tourist industry is benefiting from a rise in staycations and the fall in the value of the pound, with businesses in the accommodation and food services sector seeing an 8.
The Travelodge research, which surveyed 3,000 British adults, reveals that 2017 will be another strong year for staycations.
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Instead, do it on a dime by planning a custom staycation (a vacay where you just "stay," natch) right in your own town--no delayed flights, no long security lines.
Now I know the word staycation sounds like someone with a drink in them trying to buy a PlayStation but it's the in-thing.
What if, through sheer willpower and caffeine, I try to notice the same sorts of things during our staycation as I would in a new city or country?
The problem is she doesn't have a problem (according to Lindsay herself), so this is basically just a 90-day really boring staycation.
I like to spend my staycation catching up with friends," says Post Comptroller Tamatha Crist.
Tourism chief Dewi Davies "That word staycation crept into our vocabulary about two years ago and the staycation is here to stay.
We wondered if our readers were in the same boat as us, so last week asked "Are you planning for the staycation in the UAE this summer?