Definition of reversioner in English:

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reversioner

Pronunciation: /rəˈvərZHənər/

noun

Law
A person who possesses the reversion to a property or privilege.
Example sentences
  • Their value and purpose would be undermined if the security was always defeasible on a transfer of his reversion by the reversioner.
  • The lessee and the reversioners brought separate actions against the company for an injunction and damages in respect of the nuisance and injury.
  • This may be particularly important to the freehold reversioner or a remainderman, following on after a tenant for life, who should accordingly make immediate enquiries about such matters as soon as his interest vests in possession.

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Syllabification: re·ver·sion·er

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