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A holiday in which you spend most of your time doing the same or something very similar to your normal work.

Comes from the late 1800's, where a man who drives a bus for a living goes on a long bus journey on their holiday.
A professional musician spends take time off and spends most of it practising music.
by mikey_k March 14, 2005
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