Accession

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Accession Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne); "Elizabeth''s accession in 1558"
  • the right to enter
  • agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly); "accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent"; "assenting to the Congressional determination"
  • something added to what you already have; "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff"
  • (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement
  • a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group); "the art collectin grew through accession"
  • make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group); "the art collection grew through accession" ,
  • (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement ,
  • something added to what you already have; "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff" ,
  • agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly); "accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent"; "assenting to the Congressional determination" ,
  • the right to enter ,
  • the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne); "Elizabeth's accession in 1558"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Accession'


  • Accession: Accession refers to the general idea of joining or adding to. It may also refer to: Accession (property law) Accession, the act of joining a ...
  • Instrument of Accession: The Instrument of Accession was a legal document first introduced by the Government of India Act 1935 and used in 1947 to enable each of ...
  • Accession of Turkey to the European Union: Negotiations to remove the French constitutional requirement for a compulsory referendum on all EU accessions after Croatia resulted in a ...
  • Accession Day: An Accession Day is usually the anniversary of the date on which a monarch or executive takes his or her office. records of accession ...
  • Accession of Iceland to the European Union: If an agreement is concluded, the accession treaty must be ratified by every EU state and be subject to a national referendum in Iceland ...

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