accede


accede
ac·cede /ak-'sēd, ik-/ vi ac·ced·ed, ac·ced·ing
1 a: to become a party (as to an agreement) by associating oneself with others
they were invited to accede to the covenant
b: to express approval or give consent
the banker asks for collateral. The debtor...accede s, and transfers some of his propertyIn re Patterson, 139 F. Supp. 830 (1956)
2: to assume an office or position
acceded to the governorship
3 a: to become added by way of growth, increase, improvement, or labor
the various improvements...had acceded to the realty and had become “fixtures”Graham v. Henderson, 608 S.W.2d 150 (1980)
b: to come into control or ownership of something
a trustee in bankruptcy specifically accede s to all property of the debtorDirectory Int'l Inc. v. Bates Mfg. Co., 91 B.R. 738 (1988)

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

accede
I (concede) verb abide by, accept, accord, acknowledge, acquiesce, admit, agree to, approve, assent, back down, capitulate, comply, concur, conform, consent, deign, give assent, give in, grant, obey, permit, submit, subscribe to, succumb, surrender, vouchsafe, yield, yield assent II (succeed) verb assume, attain, become heir to, come after, come next, displace, follow in order, inherit, reach, replace, supersede, supplant, take the place of III index acknowledge (respond), admit (concede), agree (comply), allow (endure), assent, cede, coincide (concur), concede, confirm, conform, consent, defer (yield in judgment), grant (concede), obey, relent, sanction, submit (yield), succumb, suffer (permit), yield (submit)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


accede
To consent or to agree, as to accede to another's point of view. To enter an office or to accept a position, as to accede to the presidency.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


accede
To consent or to agree, as to accede to another's point of view. To enter an office or to accept a position, as to accede to the presidency.

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  • accede — ACCÉDE, accéd, vb. III. (livr.) intranz. A avea acces (1), a ajunge la ceva, undeva. – Din fr. accéder. Trimis de ana zecheru, 11.05.2008. Sursa: DEX S 88  ACCÉDE vb. v. ajunge, deveni, sosi, veni. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sin …   Dicționar Român

  • 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accede — ► VERB (usu. accede to) formal 1) assent or agree to a demand, request, or treaty. 2) take up an office or position. ORIGIN Latin accedere come to …   English terms dictionary

  • accede to — index accept (admit as sufficient), accept (assent), approve, bear (tolerate), certify (approve), comply …   Law dictionary

  • accede — (v.) early 15c., from L. accedere approach, enter upon, from ad to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + cedere go, move (see CEDE (Cf. cede)). Latin ad usually became ac before k sounds. Related: Acceded; acceding …   Etymology dictionary

  • accede — acquiesce, *assent, consent, agree, subscribe Analogous words: concur, cooperate (see UNITE): *yield, submit, defer, relent: allow, permit, *let Antonyms: demur Contrasted words: *decline, refuse, reject, spurn: shy, stickle, stick, strain, balk… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • accede — [v] agree or consent accept, acquiesce, admit, allow, assent, be game for*, cave in*, comply, concede, concur, cooperate, cry uncle*, endorse, enter into, fold, give the go ahead*, give the green light*, go along with, grant, let, okay, permit,… …   New thesaurus

  • accede — [ak sēd′] vi. acceded, acceding [L accedere < ad , to + cedere, to go: see CEDE] 1. to enter upon the duties (of an office); attain (to) 2. to give assent; give in; agree (to) 3. to become a party (to a treaty) between nations SYN. CONSENT… …   English World dictionary

  • Accede — Aide et conseil à la création d entreprise et au développement de l emploi Accede signifie Aide et Conseil à la Création d Entreprise et au Développement de l Emploi ; c est, à la base, une association loi de 1901 créée en 1987 à l ESCP… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • accede — UK [əkˈsiːd] / US [əkˈsɪd] verb [intransitive] Word forms accede : present tense I/you/we/they accede he/she/it accedes present participle acceding past tense acceded past participle acceded formal 1) to do what someone wants or agree with what… …   English dictionary


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