a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group)
"the art collection grew through accession"
(civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement
something added to what you already have
"the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff"
agreeing with or consenting to (often unwillingly)
"accession to such demands would set a dangerous precedent"; "assenting to the Congressional determination"
entree, access, accession, admission, admittance(noun)
the right to enter
main course, entrance, entryway, admission price, admission charge, access code, entrance fee, memory access, admission fee, approach, rise to power, entrance money, entranceway, admission, accession, entree, access, assenting, price of admission, entry, admittance, addition
accession, rise to power(verb)
the act of attaining or gaining access to a new office or right or position (especially the throne)
"Elizabeth's accession in 1558"
make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Entrance, the act of entering, refers merely to the fact of passing from without to within some enclosure; admission and admittance refer to entering by or with some one's consent, or at least to opportunity afforded by some one's act or neglect. We may effect or force an entrance, but not admittance or admission; those we gain, procure, obtain, secure, win. Admittance refers to place, admission refers also to position, privilege, favor, friendship, etc. An intruder may gain admittance to the hall of a society who would not be allowed admission to its membership. Approach is a movement toward another; access is coming all the way to his presence, recognition, and consideration. An unworthy favorite may prevent even those who gain admittance to a king's audience from obtaining any real access to the king. Entrance is also used figuratively for setting out upon some career, or becoming a member of some organization; as, we speak of one's entrance upon college life, or of entrance into the ministry.
Entrance into a place; on or upon a work or course of action; into or upon office; into battle; by or through the door; within the gates; into or among the company.
Dictionary of English Synonymes
Translations for accession
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- Vermögenszuwachs, Thronbesteigung, Antritt, Beitritt, Zuwachs, BesteigungGerman
- 加盟, 加入Japanese
- акце́ссия, вступле́ние, присоедине́ниеRussian
- anslutning, tillträdeSwedish
- göreve gelme, artma, katılım, tahta çıkmaTurkish
- приє́днання, вступUkrainian
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