accession


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Synonyms for accession

accession to: succession to

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  • succession to
  • attainment of
  • inheritance of
  • elevation to
  • taking up of
  • assumption of
  • taking over of
  • taking on of

accession to: joining

Synonyms for accession

something tending to augment something else

Synonyms for accession

a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group)

(civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement

something added to what you already have

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agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly)

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the right to enter

the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne)

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make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library

References in classic literature ?
For the time being there is an actual accession of strength.
He takes this apparently miraculous accession of strength at its face value.
Upon his accession to the throne he had found the labor well nigh perfected and had turned his attention to the reclamation of Europe.
Suffice it to say, that I believe the applications for loans, gifts, and offices of profit that I have been requested to forward to the originals of the BROTHERS CHEERYBLE (with whom I never interchanged any communication in my life) would have exhausted the combined patronage of all the Lord Chancellors since the accession of the House of Brunswick, and would have broken the Rest of the Bank of England.
Gall observed that insane persons underwent an accession of their disorder twice in every month, at the epochs of new and full moon.
In 1842, that is, after the interval of seven years, they mustered only fifty-four individuals; and, while each family of the interior of New South Wales, uncontaminated by contact with the whites, swarms with children, those of Flinders' Island had during eight years an accession of only fourteen in number
Coming as it does in the year before the accession of Queen Elizabeth, at the end of the comparatively barren reigns of Edward and Mary, this book is taken by common consent as marking the beginning of the literature of the Elizabethan period.
This is a new accession indeed to the hard labour of forming the youthful mind at Limmeridge, and I heartily wish you well through it, Mr.
James Harthouse, with a discreet use of his blue coaching, came off triumphantly, though with a considerable accession of boredom.
Pratt, her servants, and a dozen half-dressed neighbors had joined the twins and the dead, and accessions were still arriving at the front door.
The great accessions and unions of kingdoms, do likewise stir up wars; for when a state grows to an over-power, it is like a great flood, that will be sure to overflow.
Allowing for the chance accessions of which any crowd is morally sure in a town where there must always be a large number of idle and profligate persons, one and the same mob was at both places.
He also expressed WTO's readiness to speed up Syria's accession to the Organization.
She first examines the legal implications of EU pre-accession and accession treaty practices, with a focus on the fifth and sixth Accession Treaties of 2003 and 2005.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The Iraqi cabinet has approved a draft law on Iraq's accession to the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation, a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, a government spokesperson said on Tuesday.