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secede

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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secedese‧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.
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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.
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Verb table
secede
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysecede
he, she, itsecedes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyseceded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave seceded
he, she, ithas seceded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad seceded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill secede
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have seceded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam seceding
he, she, itis seceding
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you, we, theyare seceding
Past
I, he, she, itwas seceding
you, we, theywere seceding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been seceding
he, she, ithas been seceding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been seceding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be seceding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been seceding
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