Definition of Ceded
1. Verb. (past of cede) ¹
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Definition of Ceded
1. cede [v] - See also: cede
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Literary usage of Ceded
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1. International Law: A Treatise by Lassa Oppenheim (1905)
"Veto of third Powers. the transaction, and whatever may be the compensation, if any, for the cession, the ceded territory is transferred to the new ..."
2. Commentaries on American Law by James Kent, William Hardcastle Browne (1894)
"Jurisdiction over ceded Places. The state governments have no jurisdiction in places ceded to the United States. They may lose all jurisdiction over places ..."
3. Elements of International Law by Henry Wheaton (1904)
"II. providing for the payment of the debts of the territory ceded. Thus, —r™ when Holland and Belgium were united in 181-1, it was provided that pa™ent Of ..."
4. The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by Isaac Smith Homans, William Buck Dana (1854)
"Formed out of territory ceded to United States by South Carolina and ... Formed of territory ceded by Mexico. Admitted into the Union September 9, 1850. ..."
5. History of the Origin, Formation, and Adoption of the Constitution of the by George Ticknor Curtis (1861)
"The cession was made with the reservation of such a portion of the territory ceded, between the rivers Scioto and Little Miami, as might be required to make ..."
6. The Law of Nations: Or, Principles of the Law of Nature, Applied to the by Emer de Vattel, Joseph Chitty (1883)
"215. and But whatever is ceded to the enemy by a treaty of peace, ceded'tTh *8 tru'^ an(* completely alienated. It has no longer any enemy.0 " claim to the ..."
7. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter (1886)
"... local chieftains in the south clung to their independence after their country was ceded to the British. On the west coast, the feudal aristocracy of the ..."
8. Opinions of Eminent Lawyers on Various Points of English Jurisprudence by George Chalmers (1858)
"... remained in ths ceded countries after the peace of 1763, were aliens or ... who remain in the ceded countries in America, are to be considered as aliens ..."