Related to Dedition: sedition


n.1.The act of yielding; surrender.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Jepson manual: Vascular plants of California, 2"dedition. Berkeley: University of California Press, xiii +1600 pp.
It is hard to find any Conquest so absolute but as to the Modification of the Legislative authority there is something of convention or agreement which directs or qualifes that authority either by pactions interveneing between the Conquer'd and Conquerors, or upon dedition (10) or subsequent Capitulations or even among the victors themselves where /fol.