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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Justice Department announced that American Airlines has agreed to pay approximately $22.1M to resolve its alleged liability under the False Claims Act for falsely reporting the times it transferred possession of United States mail to foreign postal administrations or other intended recipients under contracts with the United States Postal Service.
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.