linkup

[ lingk-uhp ]
/ ˈlɪŋkˌʌp /

noun

a contact or linkage established, as between military units or two spacecraft.
something serving as a linking element or system; a connection or hookup.

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Origin of linkup

First recorded in 1940–45; noun use of verb phrase link up
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British Dictionary definitions for linkup

linkup
/ (ˈlɪŋkˌʌp) /

noun

the establishing of a connection or union between objects, groups, organizations, etc
the connection or union established
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