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Chris -- 2015-05-30

#1 2006-06-02 18:04:53

From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 674

'succession from' for 'secession from'

An eggcornish substitution, in that after seceding from a state, you form a successor state. Examples:

However, there was no provision in the Constitution, even in the generous 9th Amendment, that allowed for violent succession from the Union …

This case was about a violent succession from the former Yugoslavia.

Savoy Meeting to Plot Succession from French Republic…
Article from Reuters news agency.

The party advocated Quebec’s succession from Canada. … a/1977.asp

According to the Chinese government, Xinjiang has been an “inseparable” part… the Uighurs made two attempts at succession.

The Mormons run a shadow government within the government and it’s no different from a succession from the United States.

Civil war in southern Philippines…
Their aim is succession from the national government.



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