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Definition of the noun cession
What does cession mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: cessions
- the act of ceding
Alternative definition of the noun cession
- That which is ceded. Insurance: (part of) a risk which is transferred from one actor to another.
- The giving up of rights, property etc. which one is entitled to.
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by Amos Enabulele, Bright Bazuaye
Cession is the transfer of territory from one sovereign to another, usually by means of a treaty. This often (though not a requirement) takes place within the framework of a peace treaty following a war. A territory can be ceded in peace ...
The Scientific & the Divine (2003)
Conflict and Reconciliation from Ancient Greece to the Present by James A. Arieti, Patrick A. Wilson
cession is the way of human creating. Creation by God, says Aquinas, should be thought of as sustained and enduring dependence on the Creator. This dependence must be understood as the moving and efficient causes acting in the here ...
by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
Native cession is a mere farce, and its absence is ...
The Spectator (1863)
The cession is an insult to the House of Commons, a return to the Tudor regime. Whatever...
by Robert Yewdall Jennings
Cession is the transfer of territorial sovereignty by one State to another State. 'The "cession" of a territory', it was said in one case,1 'means the renunciation made by one State in favour of another of the rights and title which the former ...
by Frank Moore
The last mentioned cession is the more remarkable, because it was made by a formal agreement between the United States and Georgia ; in which the stipulations on each side are stated in the same manner and with the like solemnity, as in ...
American Eloquence (1895)
A Collection of Speeches and Addresses by the Most Eminent Orators of America
The last mentioned cession is the more remarkable, because it was made by aformal agreement between the United States and Georgia; in which the stipulations on each side are stated in the same manner and with the like solemuity, as in ...
by United States. Congress
The last mentioned cession is the more remarkable ...
by Ephraim Chambers
Cession is an implicit kind of resignation, understood where a person does some ačt, or takes on himself some charge,
by John Gorton
Qhubb cession of Spain to the Quadru- Freind...
A Law Dictionary Containing Definitions of the Terms and Phrases of American and English Jurisprudence, Ancient and Modern ... (1995)
by Henry Campbell Black
OBSS CESSION DBS BIENS CESS, ». Ail assessment or tax. In Ireland, it was anciently applied to an exaction, of victuals, at a certain rate, for soldiers in garrison. Cessa xegnare, si moo. vl» jndicare. -Cease to reign, If you wish not to ...
by Linda J Pike
Cession of title normally takes place by means of a treaty, agreement or understanding. This mode was formerly quite common and was reminiscent of certain modes of transfer of ownership in private law. Thus a distinction was drawn ...
by Daniel F. Littlefield, Jr., James W. Parins
The United States accept the cession abovementioned, and on the conditions therein expressed: and they cede to the State of Georgia whatever claim, right or title they may have to the jurisdiction or soil of any lands lying within the United ...
A Law Dictionary (1891)
Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union : with References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law by John Bouvier
Before the cession was accepted by congress, it was reealed by another act passed in October, 784. n the mean time, movements had been set on foot by the people to constitute themselves an independent state. They acted upon the ...
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