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return

1. Politics a statement of the votes counted at an election or poll
2. Architect
a. a part of a building that forms an angle with the fa?ade
b. any part of an architectural feature that forms an angle with the main part
3. Law a report by a bailiff or other officer on the outcome of a formal document such as a claim, summons, etc., issued by a court
4. Cards a lead of a card in the suit that one's partner has previously led

Return

The continuation of a molding, projection, member, or cornice in a different direction, usually at right angles.

return

[ri′tərn]
(building construction)
The continuation of a molding, projection, member, cornice, or the like, in a different direction, usually at a right angle.
(computer science)
To return control from a subroutine to the calling program.
To go back to a planned point in a computer program and rerun a portion of the program, usually when an error is detected; rerun points are usually not more than 5 minutes apart.
(electronics)
(geophysics)
Any of those surface waves on the record of a large earthquake which have traveled around the earth's surface by the long (greater than 180°) arc between epicenter and station, or which have passed the station and returned after traveling the entire circumference of the earth.

return

The continuation of a molding, projection, member, or cornice, or the like, in a different direction, usually at a right angle. For example, see cornice return and label return.

return

In programming, upon completion of a routine or function, to go back to the point in the program that called the operation. When a function returns control, it may also return a result in the form of a value. For example, "the read function returns a -1 if the read fails" means that if the computer cannot read the file, before returning from the function, it stores a -1 in a variable defined by the programmer. See function. See also Enter key and return code.
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In short, according to the facts provided your friend can legally enforce his employer to pay for his return ticket to the country of his nationality.
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On offer this week (May 4, and 5) are return tickets from Abu Dhabi to Bahrain, Damascus, Amman, Beirut and Cairo from AED40, to New Delhi from AED100, and to London Heathrow, Manchester, Munich and Casablanca from AED200.
EUROSTAR are holding return ticket prices to Paris and Brussels at pounds 59 for the sixth year in a row.
For some reason managers of Cardiff Bus want to see an end to the return ticket and this will be a blow to many commuters.
Under point 15, he tells us that the cost of a first-class return ticket from King's Cross to Newcastle is pounds 298.
They have introduced a return ticket for every single location.
Under a local government regulation, a visitor to Batam must produce an identity card, a return ticket and deposited money of 130,000 rupiah (about $14) at least a day before being granted entry to the island.
I want to catch a bus before my return ticket expires.