devolve

[v] - pass on or delegate to another
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Devolve

De·volve' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Devolved ; present participle & verbal noun Devolving .] [ Latin devolvere , devolutum , to roll down; de + volvere to roll down; de + volv...
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Devolve

De·volve' intransitive verb To pass by transmission or succession; to be handed over or down; -- generally with on or upon , sometimes with to or into ; as, after the general fell, the command devolved upon (or on) the next officer in rank. « His estate . . ....
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devolve

deteriorate verb grow worse; `Her condition deteriorated`; `Conditions in the slums degenerated`; `The discussion devolved into a shouting match`
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Devolve

• (v. t.) To transfer from one person to another; to deliver over; to hand down; -- generally with upon, sometimes with to or into. • (v. t.) To roll onward or downward; to pass on. • (v. i.) To pass by transmission or succession; to be handed over or down; -- generally with on or upon, sometimes with to or into; as, after the genera...
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devolve

devolve 1. To transfer power, responsibility, or rights to someone or something; for example, from a central government to a regional government, or to be transferred in this way. 2. To become the duty or responsibility of another person. 3. To deteriorate slowly over time; to degenerate, or to deteriorate, gradually. 4. To be given to someone u...
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Devolve

v. The automatic transfer of property from one party to another through an operation of law that does not require an act by the past or present owner. For example: passing title to the natural heir of a person's upon his/her death. 2) Upon the death of a president, the passing of authority to a vice president. 3) To give a territory the sovereign r...
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devolve

Certain cards can devolve an Evolved Pokémon, which is the opposite of evolving your Pokémon, typically either going from a Stage 2 evolution to a Stage 1 evolution or a Stage 1 evolution into a Basic Pokémon. When a Pokémon is devolved, it also loses Special Conditions and any other effects.
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Devolve

When property is automatically transferred from one party to another by operation of law, without any act required of either past or present owner. The most common example is passing of title to the natural heir of a person upon his death.
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