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to leave your home for a period of time, especially for a holiday
to have a particular period of time as a holiday
to go somewhere different from where you live in order to have a rest or a holiday
to spend a weekend in a place, usually as a holiday
British to be on holiday in a particular place. The American word is vacation.
informal to go away on holiday
American to be on holiday
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