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homecoming

noun uk   /ˈhəʊmˌkʌm.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈhoʊm-/

homecoming noun (ARRIVAL)

[C] the fact of a person arriving home after being away for a long time: They planned a special celebration for her homecoming.

homecoming noun (CELEBRATION)

[C or U] US a celebration at a school or a college to honour people who were students there earlier
Translations of “homecoming”
in Chinese (Traditional) 返家, (長時間離開後)回家鄉…
in Russian возвращение домой…
in Turkish eve/yurda dönüş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 归家, (长时间离开后)回家乡…
in Polish powrót do domu…
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