accession

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun the act of joining an organisation

Economics

  • The process of adding a country to an international agreement, such as the GATT, WTO, EU, or NAFTA.

Information & Library Science

Law

  • noun the act of becoming a member of something by signing a formal agreement
  • noun the act of taking up an official position

Politics

  • noun the act of signing an international treaty or agreement
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