Origin of accession
OTHER WORDS FROM accessionac·ces·sion·al, adjectivenon·ac·ces·sion, nounre·ac·ces·sion, nounun·ac·ces·sion·al, adjective
Words nearby accession
How to use accession in a sentence
After EU accession, the donor landscape for watchdogs and activist groups fundamentally changed for countries in Eastern Europe.
The disputes have been major stumbling blocks for Croatia's accession into both NATO and the European Union.Half of This Bar Is in Slovenia, the Other Half Is in Croatia|Jeff Campagna|January 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An accession agreement with Europe represented a chance for this struggling, isolated nation to become part of the modern world.Ukraine’s Eurolution Is a PR Godsend for the Struggling E.U.|Vijai Maheshwari|December 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In an October poll, 53 percent of Ukrainians supported accession to the EU, while only 35 percent were against.E.U. Fight Club: Russia Dukes It Out With Ex-Soviet Satellites Over E.U. Membership|Owen Matthews|October 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Feinstein explicitly called for one in her remarks, specifically demanding Russia's accession.
Six weeks after the victory of Zurich came the 18th Brumaire, and Napoleon's accession to the consulate.
It was not till the accession of the July monarchy that the Duke of Treviso once again played a prominent part.
A violent reaction took place on the accession of Decius, whose name became an object of execration to mankind.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
Ruined by the Revolution, he had regained his properties and income on the accession of the Bourbons.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
His accession to the throne was opposed by the archduke of Austria, and gave rise to one of the most bloody wars on record.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
British Dictionary definitions for accession
- an addition to land or property by natural increase or improvement
- the owner's right to the increased value of such land