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abdicates

verb
present tense third-person singular of abdicate

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to give up (as a position of authority) formally
  • the revolutionary government forced Nicholas II to abdicate the Russian throne

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“Abdicates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abdicates. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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