/ (riːˈjuːnɪˌfaɪ) /
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verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) to bring together again (something, esp a country, previously divided)
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Let’s start with some etymology: What are the origins of the typographical word “bracket”?
First appeared around 1750, and is related to the French word “braguette” for the name of codpiece armor.
First appeared in 1610, based on the French word “baguette” for the long loaf of bread.
First appeared in 1555, and is related to the French word “raquette” for a netted bat.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Derived forms of reunifyreunification, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for reunify
All of the things the West German government did at that time were designed to reunify the country.How The Cold War Endgame Played Out In The Rubble Of The Berlin Wall|William O’Connor|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even as he detailed battle plans, he insisted the purpose of defeating ISIS was to reunify Iraq.