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1) abdication. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...in a political sense, renunciation of high public office, usually by a monarch. Some abdications have been purely voluntary and resulted in no loss of prestige. For...

2) Charles V, Holy Roman emperor. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...(1559), a triumph for Spain. 11In his remaining years Charles made a series of abdications that left the Hapsburg dominions divided between Austria and Spain. In...

3) Spain. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Wars of Napoleon I, Spain suffered its greatest humiliation in 1808 with the successive abdications of Charles and his son, Ferdinand VII, the installation of Joseph...

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