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Definition of reconnect verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [transitive, intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they reconnect
    he / she / it reconnects
    past simple reconnected
    -ing form reconnecting
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  1. 1to connect something again; to connect to something again reconnect something (to something) I replaced the faucets and reconnected the water supply. reconnect (to something) Once you have removed the virus, it is safe to reconnect to the Internet.
  2. 2reconnect (with somebody) to get to know someone again I hadn't seen her since high school, but we recently reconnected.
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