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Origin of handover
Words nearby handover
Example sentences from the Web for handover
The handover was peaceful and happened in eastern Afghanistan along the border, according to a senior U.S. Defense official.Here are the Taliban Terrorists Obama Released to Free POW Bowe Bergdahl|Eli Lake, Josh Rogin|May 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their seed money came from a smuggling operation that they ran prior to the 1997 handover of Hong Kong from the UK to China.
A spokesman for the ICC said it had received no information about a handover to Libyan authorities in Tripoli.What Does Gaddafi’s Ex-Spy Chief Know About Lockerbie?|The Telegraph|September 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The case has split the top leadership of the Communist party, and has cast a shadow over the handover.
The Brits refer to this transaction as “the handover;” the Chinese call it “the return.”
Thoroughly well-meaning, Mrs. Handover was the most incompetent of housewives.The Whirlpool|George Gissing
British Dictionary definitions for handover
verb (tr, adverb)
Idioms and Phrases with handover
Release or relinquish to another's possession or control. For example, You may as well hand over the money, or He decided to hand the store over to his children. [c. 1800] For a synonym, see turn over, def. 5.