travel bureau

travel bureau
noun see travel agency

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • travel bureau — travel .bureau n a ↑travel agency …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • travel bureau — noun see travel agency * * * travel agency or travel bureau, a business that arranges trips, tickets, hotel reservations, and other appointments for travelers …   Useful english dictionary

  • travel bureau — noun (C) a travel agency …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • travel bureau — A state or municipal agency promoting travel to the place from other states or foreign countries …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • travel bureau — office that provides travelers with information about the country they are in or the place they want to visit …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bureau — [byoor′ō] n. pl. bureaus or bureaux [byoor′ōz] [Fr, writing table or desk, office < OFr burel, coarse cloth (as table cover) < VL * bura < LL burra, wool, shaggy garment] 1. a writing table or desk, with drawers for papers ☆ 2. a chest… …   English World dictionary

  • bureau — /byoor oh/, n., pl. bureaus, bureaux /byoor ohz/. 1. a chest of drawers, often with a mirror at the top. 2. a division of a government department or an independent administrative unit. 3. an office for collecting or distributing news or… …   Universalium

  • travel agency — (also travel bureau) noun an agency that makes the necessary arrangements for travellers. Derivatives travel agent noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • travel agency — /ˈtrævəl eɪdʒənsi/ (say travuhl ayjuhnsee) noun a business that arranges journeys and accommodation for travellers, as by procuring tickets, reservations, etc. Also, travel bureau. –travel agent, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • travel agency — noun Date: 1927 an agency engaged in selling and arranging transportation, accommodations, tours, and trips for travelers called also travel bureau …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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