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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