reversioner

[ ri-vur-zhuh-ner, -shuh- ]

nounLaw.
  1. a person who possesses a reversion.

Origin of reversioner

1
First recorded in 1605–15; reversion + -er1

Words Nearby reversioner

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How to use reversioner in a sentence

  • Rumour has long since pointed to the Advocates' Library at Edinburgh as the ultimate reversioner.

    The Book-Collector | William Carew Hazlitt

British Dictionary definitions for reversioner

reversioner

/ (rɪˈvɜːʃənə) /


noun
  1. property law a person entitled to an estate in reversion: Compare remainderman

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