reconjoin

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Etymology[edit]

From re- +‎ conjoin.

Verb[edit]

reconjoin (third-person singular simple present reconjoins, present participle reconjoining, simple past and past participle reconjoined)

  1. To join or conjoin again.
    • 1603, Michel de Montaigne, chapter 12, in John Florio, transl., The Essayes [], book II, London: [] Val[entine] Simmes for Edward Blount [], OCLC 946730821:
      Some have said that there was a generall soule, like unto a great body, from which all particular, soules were extracted, and returned thither; alwayes reconjoyning and entermingling themselves unto that universall matter [].
    • 1685, Robert Boyle, Short Memoirs for the Natural Experimental History of Mineral Waters
      Whether the propos'd Water, being in Glass-Vessels exactly luted together slowly and warily abstracted to a thickish substance; This being reconjoin'd to the distill'd Liquor, the Mineral Water will be redintegrated

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