accede to


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accede to

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1. agree to, accept, grant, endorse, consent to, give in to, surrender to, yield to, concede to, acquiesce in, assent to, comply with, concur to Why didn't he accede to our demands at the outset?
2. (takes throne as object) inherit, come to, assume, succeed, come into, attain, succeed to (as heir), enter upon, fall heir to when Henry VIII acceded to the throne
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This decision was, that he ought to accede to the woman's request and that her faith might save her son.
The second conclusion is that all the deputations composing the convention were satisfactorily accommodated by the final act, or were induced to accede to it by a deep conviction of the necessity of sacrificing private opinions and partial interests to the public good, and by a despair of seeing this necessity diminished by delays or by new experiments.
I rather wished, than believed him to be sincere-- but, at any rate, was perfectly ready to accede to his proposal.
No," replied Alexis Paulvitch, "your son is quite safe elsewhere; nor will he be killed until you refuse to accede to our fair demands.
When he had explained his wishes to the chief, the latter, though at heart hating and fearing Muda Saffir, dared not refuse; but to a second proposition he offered strong opposition until the rajah threatened to wipe out his entire tribe should he not accede to his demands.
The State of Palestine has become the 72nd country to accede to the United Nations TIR Convention, the only global customs transit system, which facilitates trade and the secure movement of goods across borders.
Speakers said Nawab of Junagadh Nawab Mahabat Khanji had decided to accede to Pakistan because he was very impressed with the policies of Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
Riyadh, July 9 (BNA): The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia confirmed the importance of carrying out Convention to Ban Chemical Weapons, asserting that it was among the first countries to accede to international treaties related to the ban on weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) and the Convention to Ban Chemical Weapons.
Riyadh, Ramadan 21, 1436, Jul 8, 2015, SPA -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia confirmed the importance of carrying out Convention to Ban Chemical Weapons, asserting that it was among the first countries to accede to international treaties related to the ban of mass destruction weapons and the Convention to Ban Chemical Weapons, in particular, Saudi Ambassador to Holland Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Abu Haimid, who is also the Kingdom's Permanent Representative to the organization, announced yesterday, as he was addressing the 79th session of the executive council of the organization.
The comments were made by State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki at the daily briefing, when she also said the US "does not believe that (Palestine) is eligible to accede to the Rome statute" which set up the Court.
UNHCR and the UN Office for Legal Affairs are holding a special treaty event this afternoon in Geneva at which Belgium, Gambia, Georgia and Paraguay are expected to accede to one or both of the UN statelessness conventions.
Summary: Tunisia could once more accede to the African Development Bank (AfDB)'s loans by the end of 2014," Adviser to AfDB Morocco-Tunisia-Togo Office Lotfi Trifa said to TAP news agency, on the occasion of the AfDB Group's 49th Annual Meeting organised, May 19-23 in Kigali, Rwanda.