a person who possesses a reversion.
(property law) a person entitled to an estate in reversion Compare remainderman
[ri-vuhr-zhuh-nist, -shuh-] /rɪˈvʌr ʒə nɪst, -ʃə-/ noun 1. a person who advocates reverting to the conditions, customs, ideals, etc., of an earlier era. adjective 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of a reversionist.
noun (pl) -sos 1. another name for verso
verb (used without object) 1. to return to a former habit, practice, belief, condition, etc.: They reverted to the ways of their forefathers. 2. Law. to go back to or return to the former owner or to his or her heirs. 3. Biology. to return to an earlier or primitive type. 4. to go back […]
noun 1. a gene, organism, or strain that has undergone a back mutation. adjective 2. of or relating to a gene, organism, or strain that has undergone a back mutation. revertant re·ver·tant (rĭ-vûr’tnt) adj. Having reverted to the normal phenotype, usually by a second mutation. n. A revertant organism, cell, or strain.