Definition of "revest"
  1. To restore or grant back something, such as rights or property, which was previously vested
How to use "revest" in a sentence
  1. After the loan was paid off, the title to the car was set to revest to the original owner.
  2. The termination clause states that the rights to the intellectual property will automatically revest to the creator if the agreement is breached.
  3. After being revoked for mismanagement, the license was set to revest to the utility after demonstrating compliance with the regulations.

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