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reversionary

[ri-vur-zhuh-ner-ee, -shuh-] /rɪˈvɜr ʒəˌnɛr i, -ʃə-/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or involving a reversion.
Also, reversional.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; reversion + -ary
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  • The land along the right-of-way is a combination of reversionary and non reversionary.

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