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handover

or hand-o·ver

[hand-oh-ver]
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noun
  1. the act of relinquishing property, authority, etc.: a handover of occupied territory.
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Origin of handover

noun use of verb phrase hand over
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  • Thoroughly well-meaning, Mrs. Handover was the most incompetent of housewives.

    The Whirlpool

    George Gissing