Definition of Accession in English :
Define Accession in English
Accession meaning in English
Meaning of Accession in English
Pronunciation of Accession in English
Accession pronunciation in English
Pronounce Accession in Englishsee synonyms of accession
a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group)
Example Sentences:'the art collection grew through accession'
(civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement
3. accession, addition
something added to what you already have
Example Sentences:'the librarian shelved the new accessions''he was a new addition to the staff'
4. accession, assenting
agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly)
Example Sentences:'accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent''assenting to the Congressional determination'
the right to enter
6. accession, rise to power
the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne)
Example Sentences:'Elizabeth's accession in 1558'
make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library
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