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 .
An earlier case involving an attempt to resell a promotional CD also found that the license, which by its terms transferred possession (but not legal ownership) of the CD, prevented the first sale doctrine from applying.
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.