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noun concession pronunciation in American English /kənˈseʃ(ə)n/
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pluralconcessions

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  1. 1
    [countable] something you give or allow to someone in order to reach an agreement
    make a concession:

    You have to be prepared to make concessions in a relationship.

    concession on:

    The company has already made several concessions on pay.

    concession to:

    He said there could be no concessions to the terrorists.

    1. a.
      something that you choose to do because it is sensible or convenient for the situation you are in
      concession to:

      His only concession to the formality of the occasion was to wear a tie.

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