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Concede


CONCEDE, verb transitive [Latin To yield, give way, depart, desist.]

1. To yield; to admit as true, just or proper; to grant; to let pass undisputed; as, this must not be conceded without limitation. The advocate concedes the point in question.

2. To allow; to admit to be true.

We concede that their citizens were those who lived under different forms.