How to Pronounce secede?

Correct pronunciation for the word "secede" is [sɛsˈiːd], [sɛsˈiːd], [s_ɛ_s_ˈiː_d].

"Secede" in context

Secession is the process of a political entity declaring independence from an existing government, which can be a nation, state, province, or country. In the United States, secession was a major issue during the Civil War, as seven southern states attempted to secede and form their own nation. Since then, several other states have tried to leave the union, most notably Texas in 2012.

The concept of secession draws from both the theoretical and historical foundations of political thought. Theoretically, secession represents the right of citizens in a particular area to make their own decision about who should govern them.

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