transitive verb Date: 1506 to convey back to a previous position or owner • reconveyance noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Reconvey — Re con*vey ( v? ), v. t. 1. To convey back or to the former place; as, to reconvey goods. [1913 Webster] 2. To transfer back to a former owner; as, to reconvey an estate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reconvey — re·con·vey /ˌrē kən vā/ vt: to convey back or again the lender reconvey ed title to the borrower upon satisfaction of the debt Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • reconvey — [rē΄kən vā′] vt. to convey again or back, as to a former owner or place reconveyance n …   English World dictionary

  • reconvey — reconveyance, n. /ree keuhn vay /, v.t. 1. to convey again. 2. to convey back to a previous position or place. [1500 10; RE + CONVEY] * * * …   Universalium

  • reconvey — rɪːkÉ™n veɪ v. send again, dispatch again; impart again, make known again …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reconvey — conveyer …   Anagrams dictionary

  • reconvey — re·convey …   English syllables

  • reconvey — re con•vey′ v. t …   From formal English to slang

  • reconvey — /rikənˈveɪ/ (say reekuhn vay) verb (t) to convey again. –reconveyance, noun –reconveyable, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • reconvey — “+ transitive verb Etymology: re + convey 1. : to convey back (as to a previous place or position) 2. : to restore (as an estate) to a previous owner …   Useful english dictionary

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