concessio

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See also: concessió

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

concessio ‎(uncountable)

  1. (rhetoric) The rhetorical device of conceding or admitting something but pardoning it, as in "he may be a scoundrel, but he's our scoundrel".

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

concedō +‎ -iō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

concessiō f ‎(genitive concessiōnis); third declension

  1. permission
  2. grant, concession

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative concessiō concessiōnēs
genitive concessiōnis concessiōnum
dative concessiōnī concessiōnibus
accusative concessiōnem concessiōnēs
ablative concessiōne concessiōnibus
vocative concessiō concessiōnēs

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