how to pronounce cession


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cession is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of cession


  1. That which is ceded. Insurance: (part of) a risk which is transferred from one actor to another.
  2. The giving up of rights, property etc. which one is entitled to.

cession frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cession occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics cession can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that cession can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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