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resignation

noun
 
 
/ˌrezɪɡˈneɪʃən/
LEAVE JOB [C, U] the act of telling your employer that you are leaving your job: a letter of resignation I handed in my resignation yesterday.Retiring and resigning from work
ACCEPT [U] the feeling that you have to accept something that you do not like because you cannot easily change itTolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or peopleAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approval
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