[ ree-kuhn-vey ]
/ ˌri kənˈveɪ /
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verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM reconveyre·con·vey·ance, noun
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How to use reconvey in a sentence
This would be a palpable fraud and a court would, if requested, order the reconveyance of the land and return of the money.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
It means restoration or reconveyance of the thing originally ceded, and so the gentleman from Delaware acknowledged.
By mere operation of law, therefore, payment of the mortgage when due revested title in the mortgagor without reconveyance.Commercial Law|Samuel Williston, Richard D. Currier, and Richard W. Hill
Spurred by public criticism the Common Council demanded its reconveyance.History of the Great American Fortunes, Vol. I|Myers Gustavus