ALL meanings of accession

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  • uncountable noun accession Accession is the act of taking up a position as the ruler of a country. 3
  • uncountable noun accession A country's accession to a group of countries or to an association is its joining that group of countries or association. 3
  • noun accession the act of entering upon or attaining to an office, right, condition, etc 3
  • noun accession an increase due to an addition 3
  • noun accession an addition, as to a collection 3
  • noun accession an addition to land or property by natural increase or improvement 3
  • noun accession the owner's right to the increased value of such land 3
  • noun accession the formal acceptance of a convention or treaty 3
  • noun accession agreement; consent 3
  • verb accession to make a record of (additions to a collection) 3
  • noun accession the act of coming to or attaining (a throne, power, etc.) 3
  • noun accession assent; agreement 3
  • noun accession increase by addition 3
  • noun accession an item added, as to a library or museum 3
  • noun accession an outburst; paroxysm; access 3
  • noun accession addition to property by improvements or natural growth 3
  • noun accession the owner's right to the increase in value due to such additions 3
  • verb transitive accession to record (a book, etc.) as a new accession 3
  • noun accession leader: coming to power 1
  • noun accession consent, agreement 1
  • noun accession law: joining a treaty 1
  • noun accession the act of coming into the possession of a right, title, office, etc.: accession to the throne. 1
  • noun accession an increase by something added: an accession of territory. 1
  • noun accession something added: a list of accessions to the college library. 1
  • noun accession Law. addition to property by growth or improvement. 1
  • noun accession consent; agreement; approval: accession to a demand. 1
  • noun accession International Law. formal acceptance of a treaty, international convention, or other agreement between states. 1
  • noun accession the act of coming near; approach. 1
  • noun accession an attack or onset, as of a disease. 1
  • verb with object accession to make a record of (a book, painting, etc.) in the order of acquisition. 1
  • verb with object accession to acquire (a book, painting, etc.), especially for a permanent collection. 1
  • noun accession The attainment or acquisition of a position of rank or power, typically that of monarch or president. 1
  • noun accession A coming to; the act of acceding and becoming joined; as, a king's accession to a confederacy. 0
  • noun accession Increase by something added; that which is added; augmentation from without. 0
  • noun accession (law) A mode of acquiring property, by which the owner of a corporeal substance which receives an addition by growth, or by labor, has a right to the part or thing added, or the improvement (provided the thing is not changed into a different species). 0
  • noun accession (law) The act by which one power becomes party to engagements already in force between other powers. 0
  • noun accession The act of coming to or reaching a throne, an office, or dignity. 0
  • noun accession (medicine) The invasion, approach, or commencement of a disease; a fit or paroxysm. 0
  • noun accession Agreement. 0
  • noun accession Access; admittance. 0
  • verb accession (Transitive Verb) To make a record of (additions to a collection). 0
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