surrender of control

See: abdication
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Somewhat counter intuitively, this surrender of control and responsibility allows the traveller to become more curious and open to different ideas about the therapeutic role that travel can play.
The big cities' problem with Region 2050 is that it seemed to entail a surrender of control.
The document setting out the rules, laws and regulations which form the basis of the European constitution calls for complete surrender of national identity, surrender of all national laws (which will be replaced by European Community laws), surrender of control over taxes, these are facts that I write, signing up to the cursed European Constitution would destroy Britain, our country would simply be a region of Europe, ruled and controlled by Brussels.