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.
'At the outset, it must be kept in mind that the Cabinet had on 18 March 2011 decided that Malaysia should accede to the Rome Statute.
The time is ripe for Kashmiris to review Kashmir-India relation and annul the so-called accession, stay standstill or accede to Pakistan, and then, review relation with Pakistan also in keeping with Pakistan's constitution Article: 257: 'When the people of the state of Jammu and Kashmir decide to accede to Pakistan, the relationship between Pakistan and that state shall be determined in accordance with the wishes of the people of that state.'
He said despite delay to accede to the APRM, Botswana, which became the 38th country to accede to the forum, always remained committed to upholding the shared values of democracy, rule of law, good governance and respect for human rights.
But after the US decision on Jerusalem, we decided to gradually accede to these organizations, and indeed we acceded to the Universal Postal Union."
Islamabad -- The experts of World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the chief guest at a meeting on Tuesday appreciated the role of Intellectual Property Organization (IPO-Pakistan) in its efforts to accede to Madrid Protocol.
Senate Committee on Defence Production Chairman Abdul Qayyum said on Friday that Baloch people's decision to accede to Pakistan on June 29, 1947 was a significant development.