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hand over

vb. (context transitive idiomatic English) To relinquish control or possession of something to someone.

WordNet
hand over

v. to surrender someone or something to another; "the guard delivered the criminal to the police"; "render up the prisoners"; "render the town to the enemy"; "fork over the money" [syn: fork over, fork out, fork up, turn in, get in, deliver, render]

Usage examples of "hand over".

He tucks in his shirt and rubs one hand over his dark growth of beard.