reconnect Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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reconnectverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌriːkəˈnekt/
IT, COMMUNICATIONS to ​connect a ​piece of ​equipment with the ​powersupply or a ​telephoneservice again after that ​connection has been ​broken: You need to ​disconnect and reconnect the ​cables. The telephone's ​cut off and there'll be a ​charge to reconnect.
COMMUNICATIONS, INTERNET to use a ​computer, ​mobilephone, etc. to ​connect to the ​internet again after the ​connection has been ​broken: We ​reopened the ​applications and reconnected to the ​internet.
COMMUNICATIONS to ​connect again a ​person who is ​phoning someone to the ​person they want to speak to, after the ​connection has been ​broken: One moment please, I'll ​try to reconnect you.
to ​create a ​relationship with someone again after a ​period of ​time: reconnect with sb We've got to reconnect with older ​voters.
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