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Definition of Acquiescence

Acquiescence
Acquiescence Ac`qui*es"cence, n. [Cf. F. acquiescence.] 1. A silent or passive assent or submission, or a submission with apparent content; -- distinguished from avowed consent on the one hand, and on the other, from opposition or open discontent; quiet satisfaction. 2. (Crim. Law) (a) Submission to an injury by the party injured. (b) Tacit concurrence in the action of another. --Wharton.

Meaning of Acquiescence from wikipedia

- in statutory law, the doctrine of acquiescence is well-supported by case law. One common context in which acquiescence is raised is when there is a dispute...
- construct's relationship with acquiescence bias, it is imperfect in that respondents continue to provide responses biased by acquiescence. Douglas N. Jackson demonstrated...
- "Acquiesce" is a song by the English rock band Oasis, written by Noel Gallagher. The song originally appeared as a B-side to Oasis' first UK number-one...
- Report to the Secretary on the Acquiescence of This Government in the Murder of the Jews was the initial title of a government memorandum prepared by officials...
- attempting to change it or protest it. The concept is close in meaning to acquiescence, derived from the Latin acquiēscere (to find rest in). The term acceptance...
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- The Authoritarian Personality is a 1950 sociology book by Theodor W. Adorno, Else Frenkel-Brunswik, Daniel Levinson, and Nevitt Sanford, researchers working...
- with the promotion as an incentive, changes his mind and continues to acquiesce to Saundra. Several nights later, Raj has invited same close friends over...
- consented to, or acquiesced in, a child's removal or retention.[22 U.S.C. §9003(e)(2)] Though similar in principle, consent and acquiescence are distinguishable...