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noun reunion pronunciation in American English /ˌriˈjunjən/
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singularreunion
pluralreunions
  1. 1
    [countable] a social event for people who have not seen each other for a long time, for example members of the same family or people who studied or worked together

    a family/high school reunion

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] a situation in which people meet each other again after a period of time when they have been separated

    There was an emotional reunion at the airport when Terry returned home.

    reunion with:

    He remembered his joyful reunion with his son the year before.

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