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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act of linking or connecting: a linkup of two orbiting spacecraft.
  • n. Something that serves to link or join; a connection.
  • n. A set of linked elements that forms a functioning system: broadcast the event on a closed-circuit TV linkup.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A connection.
  • n. The act of connecting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. something that serves to join or link.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a fastener that serves to join or connect
  • v. connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
  • v. make a logical or causal connection
  • v. be or become joined or united or linked

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