• IPA: /tɔːɹɪz(ə)m/, /ˈtʊ(ə)ɹɪz(ə)m/

tourism (uncountable)

  1. The act of travelling or sightseeing, particularly away from one's home.
  2. The industry in which such travels and sightseeing are organized.
  3. Collectively, the tourists visiting a place or landmark.
  4. (figurative) The act of visiting another region or jurisdiction for a particular purpose.
    libel tourism; suicide tourism; sex tourism
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  • Russian: тури́зм

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