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capitulation

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  1. the usually forced yielding of one's person or possessions to the control of another her sudden capitulation surprised everyone; she usually debated for hours Synonyms capitulating, surrender, cession, handover, relinquishment, rendition, submission, submittingRelated Words acceptance, acquiescence, concession; compromise; appeasement, conciliation, reconcilement, reconciliation; capture, fallNear Antonyms resistance



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