Pronunciation: (rē-en'trē), [key]
pl. -tries.

1. an act of reentering.
2. the return from outer space into the earth's atmosphere of an earth-orbiting satellite, spacecraft, rocket, or the like.
3. Law.the retaking of possession under a right reserved in a prior conveyance.
4. Also called reen'try card". Bridge, Whist.a card that will win a trick enabling one to regain the lead previously lost, esp. the lead from a particular hand. Also,re-en'try,re•en•trance,re-en•trancePronunciation: (rē-en'truns). [key]

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reentrantreentry vehicle
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