submission

[ suh b-mish-uh n ]
/ səbˈmɪʃ ən /

noun

an act or instance of submitting.
the condition of having submitted.
submissive conduct or attitude.
something that is submitted, as an application.
Law. an agreement between parties involved in a dispute, to abide by the decision of an arbitrator or arbitrators.

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Origin of submission

1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin submissiōn- (stem of submissiō) a letting down. See sub-, mission

OTHER WORDS FROM submission

non·sub·mis·sion, nounpre·sub·mis·sion, nounre·sub·mis·sion, noun
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submission
/ (səbˈmɪʃən) /

noun

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