Accession (noun)

The act of coming to a position of power or authority; the act of becoming a member of a group or organization.


From latin accessio, from accedere to come near.


  1. His accession to the throne was met with great celebration.
  2. Her accession to the presidency was historic.
  3. The company's accession to the trade association was a positive development.
  4. The country's accession to the European Union was a long process.
  5. The team's accession to the league was a result of hard work.
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