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cession

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cession

  1. the usually forced yielding of one's person or possessions to the control of another <the cession of the southern territories was part of the peace treaty> Synonyms capitulating, capitulation, surrender, handover, relinquishment, rendition, submission, submittingRelated Words acceptance, acquiescence, concession; compromise; appeasement, conciliation, reconcilement, reconciliation; capture, fallNear Antonyms resistance




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