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noun reunion pronunciation in British English /riːˈjuːniən/
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  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/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.



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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