re·​uni·​fy | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈyü-nə-ˌfī How to pronounce reunify (audio) \
reunified; reunifying

Definition of reunify

: to unify again : to bring (people or things) or to be brought into a unit or a coherent whole after a period of separation reunifying families that were separated in the war reunified the children with their families Of the four countries divided by World War II and the Cold War, Vietnam was the first to reunify.Foreign Affairs

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reunification \ (ˌ)rē-​ˌyü-​nə-​fə-​ˈkā-​shən How to pronounce reunification (audio) \ noun
the reunification of Germany

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1879, in the meaning defined above

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“Reunify.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of reunify

: to make (something, such as a divided country) whole again : to unify (something) again

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