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secede in Organizations topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsecedese‧cede /sɪˈsiːd/ verb [intransitive] formal 🔊 🔊 SSOif a country or state secedes from another country, it officially stops being part of it and becomes independent opp accedesecede from 🔊 By 1861,11 states had seceded from the Union.→ See Verb table
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secedeIn 2001, Chechens will be permitted to vote to secede.With Obote making inroads into its power, Buganda attempts to secede.Supposing Yorkshire or Cornwall decided by a majority vote to secede from Britain and elect their own government.It was no wonder that from time to time engineering faculty had pro-posed that the school secede from the college.The Ibos seceded in 1967 as the state of Biafra, prompting a war that left 1 million people dead.In Berlin a splinter group formed within the Society, but it did not secede until 1898.secede fromQuebec voted on seceding from Canada.