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All submissions must be received by April 10.
The report is ready for submission to the board of directors.
In its submission to the Committee, the association claimed that many prisoners are innocent.
It’s her job to make a submission to the court.
Martin raised his hands in submission.
Islam calls for submission to the will of Allah.
He had managed to bully their mother into submission yet again.
This is the American English definition of submission. View British English definition of submission.
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