reentry: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (rē-en'trē), [key]
— pl. -tries.
- an act of reentering.
- the return from outer space into the earth's atmosphere of an earth-orbiting satellite, spacecraft, rocket, or the like.
- the retaking of possession under a right reserved in a prior conveyance.
- Also calleda card that will win a trick enabling one to regain the lead previously lost, esp. the lead from a particular hand.
- reentry (Thesaurus)