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homecoming (plural homecomings)
- The act or event of returning to home.
- His homecoming was saddened by the news of his mother's death the day before.
- (US) In colleges and high schools, a tradition centred around a football game, a parade and the "coronation" of a Homecoming Queen.
- Many alumni come back for homecoming, and many freshmen are advised to flee.
the act of returning home