cede (something) to (someone)

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cede (something) to (someone)

To yield or give a tract of land to someone. We were shocked to learn that grandma had ceded all of her land to us in her will.
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cede something to someone

to grant a parcel of land to someone. We refuse to cede that land to you. They ceded the land to the city for a park.
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Or Pakistan ceded to US request to enable it to justify its early withdrawal from Afghanistan on a winning note?
We definitely see more business becoming available to us both from existing clients increasing their share ceded to us and from new clients who wish to keep the counterparty risk with regard to reinsurers at acceptable levels," said Munich Re's Schnauder.
Endo said, "We are in ongoing contact with our primary customers to discuss any exposures they have ceded to us that have, or may have, performance issues.