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round trip

1. adjective Of or relating to both the outgoing and return portions of a journey. The flights will cost about $800 round trip. The round-trip drive will amount to about 30 hours in the car.
2. noun Such a journey considered as a whole. Rather than buying tickets for a round trip, I decided to buy a one-way ticket and leave it open ended as to when and how I would get home.
See also: round, trip

round trip

A journey to a given place and back again, usually over the same route; also, a ticket for such a trip. For example, The fare for a round trip is generally lower than for two one-way journeys. [Mid-1800s]
See also: round, trip
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ELIGIBILITY: Eligible for persons residing outside of Chile holding Round Trip international tickets from/to any point outside Chile.
Multiply this round trip time with the number of round trips required to transfer an average Web page and it becomes apparent that without reducing the number of round trips, it is impossible to reduce response times for distant users.
BART urges those going to the rally to purchase round trip tickets to avoid the long lines at the ticket machines.