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1.  the contact of an aircraft in flight with the refuelling hose of a tanker aircraft
2.  an alliance or relationship, esp an unlikely one, between people, countries, etc
3.  the linking of broadcasting equipment or stations to transmit a special programme
4.  to connect (two or more people or things)
5.  slang (often foll by with) to get married (to)

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Main Entry:  hook-up
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a casual sexual relationship; also, a casual sex act; also written hookup
Example:  Instead of having real romance nowadays, many college students are resorting to hook-ups.
Etymology:  by 1987
Usage:  slang
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