Definition of ACCESSION

noun : ACCESSION

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group); "the art collection grew through accession" ;

  • 2. (

    ) (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement ;

  • 3. (

    ) something added to what you already have; "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff" ;

  • 4. (

    ) agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly); "accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent"; "assenting to the Congressional determination" ;

  • 6. (

    ) the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne); "Elizabeth's accession in 1558" ;

verb : ACCESSION

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library ;


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