Definition of Reversion

Reversion n. means: The returning of an esttate to the grantor or his heirs, by operation of law, after the grant has terminated; hence, the residue of an estate left in the proprietor or owner thereof, to take effect in possession, by operation of law, after the termination of a limited or less estate carved out of it and conveyed by him.

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Reversion n. means: The returning of an esttate to the grantor or his heirs, by operation of law, after the grant has terminated; hence, the residue of an estate left in the proprietor or owner thereof, to take effect in possession, by operation of law, after the termination of a limited or less estate carved out of it and conveyed by him.

Meaning of Reversion

Reversion (n.) means: The returning of an esttate to the grantor or his heirs, by operation of law, after the grant has terminated; hence, the residue of an estate left in the proprietor or owner thereof, to take effect in possession, by operation of law, after the termination of a limited or less estate carved out of it and conveyed by him.

More meanings / definitions of Reversion or words, sentences containing Reversion?

Reversionary (a.): Of or pertaining to a reversion; involving a reversion; to be enjoyed in succession, or after the termination of a particular estate; as, a reversionary interest or right.

Reverter (n.): Reversion.

Reversionary (n.): That which is to be received in reversion.

Reversion (n.): That which reverts or returns; residue.

Escheat (n.): That which falls to one; a reversion or return

Reversion (n.): The act of returning, or coming back; return.

Attorn (v. t.): To agree to become tenant to one to whom reversion has been granted.

Reversion (n.): Hence, a right to future possession or enjoiment; succession.

Reversion (n.): A return towards some ancestral type or character; atavism.

Reversioner (n.): One who has a reversion, or who is entitled to lands or tenements, after a particular estate granted is terminated.

Reversion (n.): A payment which is not to be received, or a benefit which does not begin, until the happening of some event, as the death of a living person.

Intrusion (n.): The entry of a stranger, after a particular estate or freehold is determined, before the person who holds in remainder or reversion has taken possession.

Epanody (n.): The abnormal change of an irregular flower to a regular form; -- considered by evolutionists to be a reversion to an ancestral condition.

Waste (v.): Spoil, destruction, or injury, done to houses, woods, fences, lands, etc., by a tenant for life or for years, to the prejudice of the heir, or of him in reversion or remainder.

Surrender (v. t.): To yield; to render or deliver up; to give up; as, a principal surrendered by his bail, a fugitive from justice by a foreign state, or a particular estate by the tenant thereof to him in remainder or reversion.

Surrender (n.): The yielding of a particular estate to him who has an immediate estate in remainder or reversion.

Atavism (n.): The recurrence, or a tendency to a recurrence, of the original type of a species in the progeny of its varieties; resemblance to remote rather than to near ancestors; reversion to the original form.

Escheat (n.): The falling back or reversion of lands, by some casualty or accident, to the lord of the fee, in consequence of the extinction of the blood of the tenant, which may happen by his dying without heirs, and formerly might happen by corruption of blood, that is, by reason of a felony or attainder.

Reversion (n.): The returning of an esttate to the grantor or his heirs, by operation of law, after the grant has terminated; hence, the residue of an estate left in the proprietor or owner thereof, to take effect in possession, by operation of law, after the termination of a limited or less estate carved out of it and conveyed by him.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Reversion

Meaning of Reversionary

Reversionary means: Of or pertaining to a reversion; involving a reversion; to be enjoyed in succession, or after the termination of a particular estate; as, a reversionary interest or right.

Meaning of Reverter

Reverter means: Reversion.

Meaning of Reversionary

Reversionary means: That which is to be received in reversion.

Meaning of Reversion

Reversion means: That which reverts or returns; residue.

Meaning of Escheat

Escheat means: That which falls to one; a reversion or return

Meaning of Reversion

Reversion means: The act of returning, or coming back; return.

Meaning of Attorn

Attorn means: To agree to become tenant to one to whom reversion has been granted.

Meaning of Reversion

Reversion means: Hence, a right to future possession or enjoiment; succession.

Meaning of Reversion

Reversion means: A return towards some ancestral type or character; atavism.

Meaning of Reversioner

Reversioner means: One who has a reversion, or who is entitled to lands or tenements, after a particular estate granted is terminated.

Meaning of Reversion

Reversion means: A payment which is not to be received, or a benefit which does not begin, until the happening of some event, as the death of a living person.

Meaning of Intrusion

Intrusion means: The entry of a stranger, after a particular estate or freehold is determined, before the person who holds in remainder or reversion has taken possession.

Meaning of Epanody

Epanody means: The abnormal change of an irregular flower to a regular form; -- considered by evolutionists to be a reversion to an ancestral condition.

Meaning of Waste

Waste means: Spoil, destruction, or injury, done to houses, woods, fences, lands, etc., by a tenant for life or for years, to the prejudice of the heir, or of him in reversion or remainder.

Meaning of Surrender

Surrender means: To yield; to render or deliver up; to give up; as, a principal surrendered by his bail, a fugitive from justice by a foreign state, or a particular estate by the tenant thereof to him in remainder or reversion.

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Meaning of Gestureless

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Meaning of Gnatworm

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Meaning of Somniatory

Somniatory means: Pertaining to sleep or dreams; somnial.

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