Root Word of the Day: SECEDE

secede (verb) – to formally withdraw or pull away
BREAKDOWN: SE- (apart) + CED- (go)
secession is the act of seceding


This word is built on the root CED-, which means to go, to yield, or to withdraw.
Common CED- words include concede, exceed, procedure, recede, and succeed.
More esoteric CED- words include decedent and procedural.

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