Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who, or that which, reverts.
  • n. The reversion of ownership of an estate in land to the original grantor pursuant to the occurrence of a condition set forth in the original grant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, reverts.
  • n. Reversion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which reverts.
  • n. In law, reversion.
  • n. An automatic by-pass, used in a self-intensifying burner, which has heavy valves. It permits gas from the mains to flow to the Bunsen burner until the heat generated operates the intensifying contrivance.

Etymologies

revert +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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