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concede -- as in: concede the point
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Middlemarch
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  • Mr. Vincy’s answer consisted chiefly in a demand that Lydgate should insure his life—a demand immediately conceded.
  • "You must concede that there are abuses, Hawley," said Mr. Hackbutt, foreseeing some political disagreement with his family lawyer.

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  • The candidate conceded after enough votes had come in to show that he would lose
  • There are also many modifications of language, which we concede to the poets.
    Aristotle  --  The Poetics of Aristotle

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