Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary


One entry found for secede.
Main Entry: se·cede
Pronunciation: si-'sEd
Function: intransitive verb
Inflected Form(s): se·ced·ed; se·ced·ing
Etymology: Latin secedere, from sed-, se- apart (from sed, se without) + cedere to go -- more at SUICIDE
Date: 1749
: to withdraw from an organization (as a religious communion or political party or federation)
- se·ced·er noun