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reversion

noun
 
 
/rɪˈvɜːʃən/ US   /rɪˈvɜrʒən/
[C or U] PROPERTY, LAW a financial arrangement in which property or land is given back to the lender after a period of time during which someone else has used it: When the property is sold, the reversion company takes a share of the proceeds equal to the share of the house it has bought. a home reversion scheme/plan
[S or U] the process of returning to a previous state or condition: Recent trading conditions would seem to indicate a reversion of the trade deficit.a reversion to sth Analysts expect to see a reversion to more balanced growth rates from 2012 onwards.
Translations of “reversion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 倒退, 回復,回歸, 歸還…
in Chinese (Simplified) 倒退, 回复,回归, 归还…
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