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Ré·un·ion

 (rē-yo͞on′yən, rā-ü-nyôN′)
An island of France in the western Indian Ocean southwest of Mauritius. Previously uninhabited, it was visited by the Portuguese in the early 1500s and first colonized by the French in the mid-1600s as the Isle de Bourbon. Renamed Réunion in 1793, it became an overseas department in 1946.

re·un·ion

 (rē-yo͞on′yən)
n.
1.
a. The act of reuniting.
b. The state of being reunited.
2. A gathering of the members of a group who have been separated: a high school reunion.
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Réunion

(riːˈjuːnjən; French reynjɔ̃)
n
(Placename) an island in the Indian Ocean, in the Mascarene Islands: an overseas region of France, having been in French possession since 1642. A number of far-flung and uninhabited islands, some located on the opposite side of Madagascar, were also politically part of Réunion until 2007, when they were transferred to the French Southern and Antarctic Territories. Capital: Saint-Denis. Pop: 767 000 (2004 est). Area: 2510 sq km (970 sq miles)

reunion

(riːˈjuːnjən)
n
1. the act or process of coming together again
2. the state or condition of having been brought together again
3. a gathering of relatives, friends, or former associates
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

re•un•ion

(riˈyun yən)

n.
1. the act of uniting again.
2. the state of being united again.
3. a gathering of relatives, friends, or associates at regular intervals or after separation.
[1600–10]

Ré•u•nion

(riˈyun yən, reɪ-)

n.
an island in the Indian Ocean, E of Madagascar: an overseas department of France. 692,204; 970 sq. mi. (2512 sq. km). Cap.: St. Denis.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

Reunion

 a meeting or social gathering of persons acquainted with each other through some former event or connection.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Réunion - a party of former associates who have come together againreunion - a party of former associates who have come together again
party - a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"
2.reunion - the act of coming together again; "monetary unification precipitated the reunification of the German state in October 1990"
jointure, uniting, unification, conjugation, union - the act of making or becoming a single unit; "the union of opposing factions"; "he looked forward to the unification of his family for the holidays"
homecoming - an annual school or university reunion for graduates
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
اِجْتِمَاعُ الشَّمْلالإتِّحاد ثانِيَةًجَمْع شَمل، إجْتِماع أصْدِقاء أو عائِلي
schůzkasetkánísjednocenísraz
genforening
jälleennäkeminen
okupljanje
újraegyesülés
endurfundirmót, samkoma; endurfundir
再会
재회
atkalapvienošanāssalidojumssapulcēšanās
srečanje
återförening
การกลับมารวมกันใหม่
kavuşma toplantısıtoplanmayeniden bir araya gelme
sự đoàn tụ

reunion

[riːˈjuːnjən] Nreencuentro m, reunión f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

reunion

[riːˈjuːnjən] n
(= party) → réunion f
a family reunion → une réunion de famille
a school reunion → une réunion d'anciens élèves
(= meeting up again) → réunion f
It was an emotional reunion → Ce fut une réunion pleine d'émotions.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

reunion

n
(= coming together)Wiedervereinigung f
(= gathering)Treffen nt, → Zusammenkunft f; a family/school reunionein Familien-/Klassentreffen nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

reunion

[rɪˈjuːnjən] nriunione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

reunion

(riːjuːnjən) noun
1. a meeting of people who have not met for some time. We attended a reunion of former pupils of our school.
2. the act of reuniting or state of being reunited.
reunite (riːjuˈnait) verb
to bring or come together after being separated. The family was finally reunited after the war; The children were reunited with their parents.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

Réunion

اِجْتِمَاعُ الشَّمْل sraz genforening Zusammenkunft επανένωση reunión jälleennäkeminen retrouvailles okupljanje riunione 再会 재회 reünie gjenforening spotkanie reunião воссоединение återförening การกลับมารวมกันใหม่ yeniden bir araya gelme sự đoàn tụ 重聚
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

reunion

n. reunión, unión de partes o tejidos esp. en un hueso fracturado o en partes de una herida al cicatrizar.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
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La Reunion is a French overseas department located in the Indian Ocean 700 km east of Madagascar.