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adjective [only before noun]     return pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    British relating to travel to and from a place. The American word is round-trip
    1. a.
      relating to the part of a journey that involves going back to a place or coming back from a place

      She started to feel ill on the return flight to London.

  2. 2
    a return match, game etc is the second one that is played between two opponents or teams

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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