revert


revert
re·vert /ri-'vərt/ vi
1: to come or go back (as to a former status or state)
if the donee of a general power fails to exercise it...the appointive assets revert to the donor's estate — W. M. McGovern, Jr. et al.
2: to return to the grantor or his or her heirs as a reversion
re·vert·ible /-'vər-tə-bəl/ adj

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

revert
I verb backslide, change back, lapse, recede, recoil, regress, retreat, retrograde, retrogress, retrovert, return, reverse, turn back II index disorganize, escheat, recur, regress, relapse, repeat (do again), return (go back), revoke

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


revert
v.
To return to an earlier state; for a property to return to its former owner or his or her heirs.
n.
reversion

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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