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1) abdicate. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: ab·di·cat·ed, ab·di·cat·ing, ab·di·cates To relinquish (power or responsibility) formally. To relinquish formally a high office or responsibility....

2) 55191. Stanton, Elizabeth Cady. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...we live, have we been pursuing a shadow for fifty years? In seeking political power, are we abdicating that social throne where they tell us our influence is unbounded?...

3) c. Greece. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...Eleftherios Venizelos, and King Constantine I. The latter went into exile without formally abdicating and was replaced by his son, ALEXANDER I. The subsequent purge...

4) 32354. Keniston, Kenneth. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...and social forces that shape the experience of children and parents. Parents are not abdicating-they are being dethroned, by forces they cannot influence, much less...

5) abdication. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...influential until his death, and Philip V of Spain actually resumed the throne after abdicating. In Japan it has not been uncommon for the ruler to retire voluntarily...

6) 1931, Feb. 8. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
...leader, called for the king's abdication. 3 April 14 KING ALFONSO LEFT SPAIN without abdicating, stating that he would await the expression of popular sentiment....

7) 21. Huon of Bordeaux. Vol. IV: Legends of Charlemagne. Bulfinch, Thomas. 1913. Age of Fable
...his falsehood and cruelty, that the council strenuously opposed the Emperor s proposal of abdicating, and implored him to continue to hold a sceptre which he wielded...

8) Dramatis Personae. Marlowe, Christopher. 1909-14. Edward the Second. The Harvard Classics
...the Second, daughter to the Duke of Gloucester. Ladies.] The reluctant pangs of abdicating Royalty in Edward furnished hints which Shakespeare scarcely improved in...

9) §23. "Mac Flecknoe". I. Dryden. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...died not long before Dryden wrote his satire, in which the aged prince is represented as abdicating his rule over the realms of Nonsense in favour of Shadwell. This...

10) 90. The Magpie's Song by Frank S. Williamson. Murdoch, Walter, comp. 1918. The Oxford Book of Australasian Verse
...of twilight in the sky is lingering still, 10 Calling, calling, calling to the abdicating day: Oh, they fill my heart with music as I loiter on my way. Oh, the windy...

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