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ACCESSION





Definition:

  1. [noun] a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group); "the art collectin grew through accession"

  2. [noun] (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement

  3. [noun] something added to what you already have; "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff"
    Synonyms: addition

  4. [noun] agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly); "accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent"; "assenting to the Congressional determination"
    Synonyms: assenting

  5. [noun] the right to enter
    Synonyms: entree, access, admittance

  6. [noun] the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne); "Elizabeth's accession in 1558"
    Synonyms: rise to power

  7. [verb] make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library

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