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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.
accedeto become a party to an agreement between nations, as by signing a treaty.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006