The definition of a pilgrimage is a long journey, especially one made by a person going to a holy place.(noun)
An example of a pilgrimage is the Hajj, the journey taken by thousands of Muslim people traveling to Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
See pilgrimage in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME pilgrymage < OFr pelegrinage < pelegrin, pilgrim
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