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or meet-up

[meet-uhp] /ˈmitˌʌp/
a meeting, especially a regular meeting of people who share a particular interest and have connected with each other through a social-networking website:
a meetup for new moms in the neighborhood; a meetup to plan the trip.
Origin of meetup
2000-05; meet1 + up, popularized by Meetup, name of a website Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • I knew I'd meet up with that skunk Joe again somewheres, and I'd ought to have kept out of his way!

    Why Joan? Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  • So, after that, every time I figured I'd meet up with you I brought the jug along.

    The Gold Girl James B. Hendryx
  • I've been hearing some bad reports about you, and was anxious to meet up and talk matters over.

    The Outlet Andy Adams
  • I'd like to meet up with the yahoo that wrote that rank yarn!

    Chip, of the Flying U B. M. Bower
  • We took cover, not wantin' to meet up with lead jus' because we might seem to be in bad company.

    Ride Proud, Rebel! Andre Alice Norton
Contemporary definitions for meet up

a person who works for a service that greets and assists travelers upon their arrival at the airport

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