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To consent or to agree, as to accede to another's point of view. To enter an office or to accept a position, as to accede to the presidency.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.


to become a party to an agreement between nations, as by signing a treaty.
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Calculated and quantified results were in a good accedence. They observed that the mean velocity field was influenced more vigorously by the engine geometry than by the engine speed.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has congratulated Felipe VI of Spain on his accedence to throne, the Akorda's press service said June 20.
On September 19, 2001, Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov indicated that the nature of support given by the Central Asian states to the U.S.-led coalition was up to each state, and President Putin reiterated this point on September 24, 2001, giving Russia's accedence to cooperation between these states and the United States.