capitulate

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to give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

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surrender under agreed conditions

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MORAL GUCLU, TURKEY xxviii (1981); see FISHER, supra note 2, at 393; Lewis, supra note 5, at 256-67, 271; NASIM SOUSA, THE CAPITULATORY REGIME OF TURKEY, ITS HISTORY, ORIGIN AND NATURE 248 (1933).
capitulatory rights (an infamous imperialist device giving Western powers extraterritorial rights in the former Ottoman Empire) would automatically be reinstated.
Behind 27-0 as they took the field for the second half against the rival Knights, the Eagles were treated by their band to the capitulatory tones of the theme from ``Mission Impossible.
In the 1920s, the position of the State Department as put forth by Allen Dulles, the head of the Near Eastern Division, was that the United States had only a few specific interests in Palestine among which were "philanthropic and commercial interests as well as capitulatory and other rights.
As has often been noted, the conclusion of the Turkamanchay treaty in 1828 also entailed serious international consequences for Iran since it served as the basis for unequal diplomatic and commercial relations best symbolized by the capitulatory rights secured by the European powers.