abdication

Pronunciation:  US [ˌæbdɪ'keɪʃ(ə)n] UK [ˌæbdɪ'keɪʃ(ə)n]
  • n.Giving way; Quit; Default; The "law" disinheritance
  • WebThe abdication; Abdicated his throne; Give up
abnegate cede relinquish renounce resign step aside (from) step down (from) surrender
n.
1.
Abstain; giving way; the resignation
2.
The "law" disinheritance