reverter

1
[ ri-vur-ter ]
/ rɪˈvɜr tər /

noun

a person or thing that reverts.

Nearby words

  1. reversioner,
  2. reversionist,
  3. reverso,
  4. revert,
  5. revertant,
  6. revery,
  7. revest,
  8. revet,
  9. revetment,
  10. review

Origin of reverter

1
First recorded in 1885–90; revert + -er1

reverter

2
[ ri-vur-ter ]
/ rɪˈvɜr tər /

noun Law.

a future interest in property that rests in a grantor.

Origin of reverter

2
1485–95; Middle English < Anglo-French, noun use of reverter (infinitive). See revert, -er3

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