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- adjective (Chem.) Capable of being reconverted; convertible again to the original form or condition.
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- adjective chemistry Capable of being
reconverted; convertibleagain to the original form or condition.
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The law of transformation, that all known forms of material energy may be transmuted into each other, and are reconvertible, is a general fact which can only be ascertained and proved by experience.
Secretary of the Treasury may issue further bonds to be exchanged for treasury notes 231 bonds reconvertible into notes 231
The Statutes at Large of the Provisional Government of the Confederate States of America, from the Institution of the Government, February 8, 1861, to its Termination, February 18, 1862, Inclusive. Arranged in Chronological Order. Together with the Constitution for the Provisional Government, and the Permanent Constitution of the Confederate States, and the Treaties Concluded by the Confederate States with Indian Tribes:
Act of April 18th, 1862, authorizing the issue, in exchange for Treasury notes, of bonds, &c., reconvertible in the same, extended.
The further issue of call certificates was suspended; but Treasury notes fundable in the six per cent. bonds might be converted, at the pleasure of the holder, into such certificates at five per cent. interest, which were reconvertible into like notes within six months, or afterward exchanged for thirty years six per cent. bonds.
That the authority given to the Secretary of the Treasury, in the second section of an act entitled "An act to provide further means for the support of Government," approved April eighteenth, eighteen hundred and sixty-two, to issue in exchange for Treasury notes, bonds or certificates to be reconvertible in the same, at the pleasure of the holder, shall be extended from fifty millions to one hundred millions of dollars; but the said authority shall be exercised under all the conditions and limitations prescribed in the said act.
The Secretary of the Treasury shall have authority, by public notice duly advertised, to require the holders of Treasury notes to come in and fund the same in eight per cent. bonds, or stocks, within six months after the date of such notice; and all notes which shall not be presented for funding within the said time shall thereafter be entitled to be funded only in the bonds or stock which shall thereafter be issued under the direction of the Secretary of the Treasury, bearing interest at the rate of seven per cent. per annum, payable semiannually: Provided, That nothing herein contained shall be construed to revoke the authority heretofore given to issue six per cent. reconvertible bonds.