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rendezvous

noun [C]     /ˈrɒn.deɪ.vuː/ US  /ˈrɑːn-/ (plural rendezvous)
an arrangement to meet someone, especially secretly , at a particular place and time , or the place itself: We have a rendezvous for next week , don't we? The lovers met at a secret rendezvous in the park .Meeting peopleOfficial meetings a place where a particular group of people often go or meet , by arrangement or habit : This restaurant is a popular rendezvous for local artists .Visiting rendezvous     verb [I] The police arranged to rendezvous with their informant at a disused warehouse .Meeting peopleOfficial meetings
(Definition of rendezvous noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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