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EtymologyEdit

reverse +‎ -al.

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NounEdit

reversal (countable and uncountable, plural reversals)

  1. The state of being reversed.
  2. An instance of reversing.
  3. A change in fortune; a change from being successful to having problems.

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AdjectiveEdit

reversal (not comparable)

  1. Intended to reverse; implying reversal.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bishop Burnet to this entry?)

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AdjectiveEdit

reversal (plural reversales)

  1. used to describe a type of diplomatic note

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