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Overview page. Subjects: History — Bibliography.

A document that extinguishes an owner's right in a property. Conditional surrender refers to the practice of mortgaging copyhold land, for if the loan was not repaid the mortgagee could...

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surrender

Overview page. Subjects: History — Bibliography.

A document that extinguishes an owner's right in a property. Conditional surrender refers to the practice of mortgaging copyhold land, for if the loan was not repaid the mortgagee could...

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Surrender

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This Canadian hard rock quintet was formed in 1978 by Alfie Zappacosta (vocals, guitar), Steve Jenson (guitar), Peter Curry (keyboards), Geoff Waddington (bass) and Paul Delaney (drums)....

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surrender

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

(from Fr.: se rendre, to give oneself up).

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surrender

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 131 words.

A surrender is the legal process, usually embodied in an instrument of enactment, whereby a tenant gives up rights in

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surrender

Edited by John P. Grant and J. Craig Barker.

in Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Law. 3 words.

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Surrender

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 105 words.

This Canadian hard rock quintet was formed in 1978 by Alfie Zappacosta (vocals, guitar), Steve Jenson (guitar), Peter Curry (keyboards),

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Surrender

Tim Luard.

in Escape from Hong Kong

December 2011; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Asian History. 2698 words.

This chapter is concerned with the start of the next day, December 25. The Governor, Sir Mark Young, surrendered Hong Kong to the Japanese. Chan Chak urged his own family to leave Hong Kong...

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surrender

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 153 words.

bedder, cheddar, Edda, Enzedder, header, Kedah, shedder, shredder, spreader, tedder, threader, treader, Vedda • elder, Griselda, welder,

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 152 words.

bedder, cheddar, Edda, Enzedder, header, Kedah, shedder, shredder, spreader, tedder, threader, treader, Vedda • elder, Griselda, welder,

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Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 32 words.

(leg.) giving up of an estate or tenancy; giving up of oneself. XV. — AN. surrender, OF. inf. surrendre

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