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accede to sth

formal
phrasal verb with accede uk   us   /əkˈsiːd/ verb
to ​agree to do what ​people have ​asked you to do: He ​graciously acceded to ​ourrequest. It is ​doubtful whether the ​government will ​ever accede to the ​nationalists' ​demands for ​independence.accede to the throne/accede to power to ​becomeking or ​queen, or to take a ​position of ​power: The ​diaries were written in 1837, when Queen Victoria acceded to the ​throne.
(Definition of accede to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “accede to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 同意,应允…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同意,應允…
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