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handover

[hand-oh-ver] /ˈhændˌoʊ vər/
noun
1.
the act of relinquishing property, authority, etc.:
a handover of occupied territory.
Origin of handover
noun use of verb phrase hand over
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hand over

verb (transitive, adverb)
1.
to surrender possession of; transfer
noun
2.
a transfer or surrender
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