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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something added to what you already have; The act of coming to or obtaining a high office or position.

Usage examples (39)
  • Elizabeth II's accession to the throne was the result of her father's death.
  • Elizabeth's accession in 1558
  • accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent
  • The art collection grew through accession for more
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