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handover

or hand-over

[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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  • Thoroughly well-meaning, Mrs. handover was the most incompetent of housewives.

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