Definition of tourism in English:


Syllabification: tour·ism
Pronunciation: /ˈto͝orˌizəm


The commercial organization and operation of vacations and visits to places of interest.
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  • This will be done with the help of tourism offices and the Visit Britain organisation.
  • His idea was to promote and generate tourism and interest in historical matters.
  • A city so reliant on tourism will deter repeat visits if it looks filthy or unkempt.

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