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  • 1 Accede — Ac*cede , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Acceded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acceding}.] [L. accedere to approach, accede; ad + cedere to move, yield: cf. F. acc[ e]dere. See {Cede}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To approach; to come forward; opposed to {recede}. [Obs.] T.… …

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  • 2 accede — ac|cede [əkˈsi:d, æk ] v accede to [accede to sth] phr v [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: accedere, from ad to + cedere to go ] 1.) to agree to a demand, proposal etc, especially after first disagreeing with it ▪ the doctor s refusal to accede… …

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  • 3 accede — verb accede to sth phrasal verb (T) formal 1 to agree to a demand, proposal etc, especially after first disagreeing with it: The government would not accede to public pressure. 2 to achieve a position of power or authority …

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  • 4 accede — v.intr. (often foll. by to) 1 take office, esp. become monarch. 2 assent or agree (acceded to the proposal). 3 (foll. by to) formally subscribe to a treaty or other agreement. Etymology: ME f. L accedere (as AC , cedere cess go) …

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  • 8 Acceded — Accede Ac*cede , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Acceded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acceding}.] [L. accedere to approach, accede; ad + cedere to move, yield: cf. F. acc[ e]dere. See {Cede}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To approach; to come forward; opposed to {recede}.… …

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  • 9 Acceding — Accede Ac*cede , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Acceded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acceding}.] [L. accedere to approach, accede; ad + cedere to move, yield: cf. F. acc[ e]dere. See {Cede}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To approach; to come forward; opposed to {recede}.… …

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  • 11 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 12 assent — vb Assent, consent, accede, acquiesce, agree, subscribe and their corresponding nouns express in common the idea of concurrence with what someone else has stated or proposed. Assent implies primarily an act of the understanding and applies to… …

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  • 19 consent — con·sent n 1 a: compliance in or approval of what is done or proposed by another; specif: the voluntary agreement or acquiescence by a person of age or with requisite mental capacity who is not under duress or coercion and usu. who has knowledge… …

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