how to pronounce reversion


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reversion is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of reversion in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

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meanings of reversion


  1. The right of succeeding to an estate, or to another possession.
  2. The action of reverting something.
  3. An estate which has been returned in this manner.
  4. The right of succeeding to an office after the death or retirement of the holder.
  5. The return of a genetic characteristic after a period of suppression.
  6. The action of returning to a former condition or practice; reversal.
  7. The fact of being turned the reverse way.
  8. The return of an estate to the donor or grantor after expiry of the grant.
  9. The action of turning something the reverse way.
  10. The act of conversion to Islam.
  11. A sum payable on a person's death.

reversion frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word reversion occurs in english on average 2.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics reversion can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that reversion can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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