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adventure.

ad*ven*ture

Pronunciation: \[schwa]d-'ven-ch[schwa]r\

noun

1 : an action that involves unknown dangers and risks <Even the good plans of wise wizards . . . go astray sometimes when you are off on dangerous adventures. . . J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit>

2 : an unusual experience <The trip was quite an adventure.>

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Publication:Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary
Date:Jan 1, 2009
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