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submission

noun  /səbˈmɪʃ·ən/ us  

submission noun (ACCEPTING AUTHORITY)

[U] the act of accepting the power or authority of someone else : We raised our arms in submission.

submission noun (GIVING SOMETHING)

[C/U] the act of offering something for a decision to be made by others, or the thing that is offered : [C] The films were chosen from 350 submissions.
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