transferred possession

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Noun1.transferred possession - a possession whose ownership changes or lapsestransferred possession - a possession whose ownership changes or lapses
possession - anything owned or possessed
acquisition - something acquired; "a recent acquisition by the museum"
grant, assignment - (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
escheat - the property that reverts to the state
stolen property - property that has been stolen
inheritance, heritage - that which is inherited; a title or property or estate that passes by law to the heir on the death of the owner
expenditure, outgo, outlay, spending - money paid out; an amount spent
loss - something that is lost; "the car was a total loss"; "loss of livestock left the rancher bankrupt"
surety, security - property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation; "bankers are reluctant to lend without good security"
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The federal government transferred possession of the ferry terminal to Yarmouth, last December .
Deployed as a forward due to the injury-enforced absence of David Longstaff, Ryan Jorde won the puck by the lefthand boards and transferred possession of it to Brent Hughes.
He quickly transferred possession to Villa, who only made things worse for Jagielka by skipping pasthisattempt tomake amends, holding off Terry, then sliding a precise shot past David James.