cession

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French cession, from Latin cessionem, from past participle of cēdere (to yield).

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cession (countable and uncountable, plural cessions)

  1. That which is ceded.
    1. A risk, or part of one, which is transferred from one actor to another.
      The reinsurance company accepted a 25% cession from the direct insurer.
  2. The giving up of rights, property etc. which one is entitled to.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cessiō.

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  • IPA(key): /sɛ.sjɔ̃/, /se.sjɔ̃/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

cession f (plural cessions)

  1. cession

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Noun[edit]

cession c

  1. cession, bankruptcy

Declension[edit]

Declension of cession 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative cession cessionen cessioner cessionerna
Genitive cessions cessionens cessioners cessionernas

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