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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcessionces‧sion /ˈseʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]  SCLthe act of giving up land, property, or rights, especially to another country after a war, or something that is given up in this waycede Spanish cession of the territory in 1818
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cessionThe price of survival had, however, involved a cession of power to the government, which Sulivan deplored.
From Longman Business Dictionarycessionces‧sion /ˈseʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable] LAWwhen a person, company, or country officially gives property, land, or rights to someone elseRussia was vehemently opposed to cession of the Liaodong Peninsula. see also cede
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