noun, plural ren·dez·vous [rahn-duh-vooz; French rahn-de-voo]. /ˈrɑn dəˌvuz; French rɑ̃ dɛˈvu/.
verb (used with or without object), ren·dez·voused [rahn-duh-vood], /ˈrɑn dəˌvud/, ren·dez·vous·ing [rahn-duh-voo-ing]. /ˈrɑn dəˌvu ɪŋ/.
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The rocket would slice into the sky and rendezvous with the International Space Station.
In about 48 hours, the ascent vehicle will ferry the lunar samples up for a rendezvous with the orbiter, which will then place the samples into the return capsule and head back to Earth several days later.China’s Chang’e 5 mission has successfully landed on the moon|Neel Patel|December 1, 2020|MIT Technology Review
One of the guys scheduled to resupply them ended up leaving before their rendezvous, which meant they spent 45 miles running and hiking with only a couple of energy gels and some beef jerky.Can a hunter outrun an antelope? This ultra-marathoner is finding out.|By Christine Peterson/Outdoor Life|November 23, 2020|Popular Science
Most of BepiColombo’s instruments are still stored away until the rendezvous with Mercury—including its primary camera.A spacecraft en route to Mercury just caught this fresh new look at Venus|Neel Patel|October 15, 2020|MIT Technology Review
In the future, then, we might discover a new threat, calculate its orbit over the next century, and discover there’s a scheduled rendezvous with Earth.The World’s Space Agencies Are on a Quest to Deflect a (Harmless) Asteroid|Jason Dorrier|September 27, 2020|Singularity Hub
He could not return home, and in order to see his mother one last time, he had to rendezvous in a secret location.
When they rendezvous again at Langley during the funeral, it was to make it official.‘Homeland’: The 7 Plot Points You Need to Remember for the Season 3 Premiere|Andrew Romano|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
From algae-powered ships to a rendezvous with an asteroid, see five of the most exciting science and tech projects in the plan.Five Coolest Things in Obama’s New Budget Proposal|Josh Dzieza|April 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This lunchtime rendezvous, after all, is tantamount to a date.Romney and Obama’s First Lunch: A Social Etiquette Guide|Kevin Fallon|November 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Sometimes great nations have a rendezvous with greatness, and such is the case today.Translated from the French by Janet Lizop.
I rose hastily, mounted my horse, and spurred to the rendezvous of the general staff.
The fleet was dispersed by a storm, and compelled to rendezvous at Corunna for repairs.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
If so, it was his duty to find their rendezvous, report with all possible speed, and bring a Federal force down upon them.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Beholding Mrs. Pontellier make her appearance, the girl had at once suspected a lovers' rendezvous.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The Hotel de Ville was the appointed place of rendezvous for the swarming multitudes.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott