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Concession vs. Consignment

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Wikipedia
  • Concession (noun)

    The act of conceding.

  • Concession (noun)

    An act of conceding, particularly:

  • Concession (noun)

    A compromise: a partial yielding to demands or requests.

  • Concession (noun)

    Land granted by an authority for some specific purpose, particularly: township

  • Concession (noun)

    A portion of a township, especially equal lots once granted to settlers in Canada.

  • Concession (noun)

    A territory—usually an enclave in a major port—yielded to the administration of a foreign power.

  • Concession (noun)

    A see above).

  • Concession (noun)

    The see below)

  • Concession (noun)

    A privilege granted by an authority, especially to conduct business on favorable terms within certain conditions and particularly:

  • Concession (noun)

    A right to use land or an offshore area for a specific purpose, such as oil exploration. franchise

  • Concession (noun)

    A right to operate a quasi-independent franchise of a larger company. premises

  • Concession (noun)

    A right to operate a quasi-independent business within another's premises, as with concession stands.

  • Concession (noun)

    A preferential tax rate. fare

  • Concession (noun)

    A discounted price offered to certain classes of people, such as students or the elderly.

  • Concession (noun)

    An admission of the validity of an opponent's point in order to build an argument upon it or to move on to another of greater importance; an instance of this.

  • Concession (noun)

    Any admission of the validity or rightness of a point; an instance of this.

  • Concession (noun)

    A gift freely given or act freely made as a token of respect or to curry favor.

  • Concession (noun)

    A see above).

  • Concession (noun)

    An see above) or from a concession stand.

  • Concession (noun)

    A see above).

  • Concession (verb)

    To grant or approve by means of a concession agreement.

  • Consignment (noun)

    A collection of goods to be sent, in transit or having been sent

  • Consignment (noun)

    The act of consigning

Wiktionary
  • Concession (noun)

    a thing that is granted, especially in response to demands

    "the government was unwilling to make any further concessions"

  • Concession (noun)

    the action of conceding or granting something

    "this strict rule was relaxed by concession"

  • Concession (noun)

    a gesture made in recognition of a demand or prevailing standard

    "her only concession to fashion was her ornate silver ring"

  • Concession (noun)

    a preferential allowance or rate given by an organization

    "tax concessions"

  • Concession (noun)

    a reduction in the price of something for a certain category of person

    "there are concessions on party bookings"

    "railcard holders can obtain concessions"

  • Concession (noun)

    the right to use land or other property for a specified purpose, granted by a government, company, or other controlling body

    "new logging concessions"

  • Concession (noun)

    a commercial operation set up by agreement within the premises of a larger concern

    "the concessions will offer photo processing and a pharmacy"

  • Concession (noun)

    the right, given by a company, to sell goods, especially in a particular place.

  • Concession (noun)

    a piece of land into which surveyed land is divided.

  • Consignment (noun)

    a batch of goods destined for or delivered to someone

    "a consignment of drugs"

  • Consignment (noun)

    the action of consigning or delivering something

    "levels of consignment are running below budget"

Oxford Dictionary
  • Concession (noun)

    The act of conceding or yielding; usually implying a demand, claim, or request, and thus distinguished from giving, which is voluntary or spontaneous.

  • Concession (noun)

    A thing yielded; an acknowledgment or admission; a boon; a grant; esp. a grant by government of a privilege or right to do something; as, a concession to build a canal.

  • Consignment (noun)

    The act of consigning; consignation.

  • Consignment (noun)

    The act of consigning or sending property to an agent or correspondent in another place, as for care, sale, etc.

  • Consignment (noun)

    That which is consigned; the goods or commodities sent or addressed to a consignee at one time or by one conveyance.

  • Consignment (noun)

    The writing by which anything is consigned.

Webster Dictionary
  • Concession (noun)

    a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business;

    "he got the beer concession at the ball park"

  • Concession (noun)

    the act of conceding or yielding

  • Concession (noun)

    a point conceded or yielded;

    "they won all the concessions they asked for"

  • Consignment (noun)

    goods carried by a large vehicle

  • Consignment (noun)

    the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital)

  • Consignment (noun)

    the delivery of goods for sale or disposal

Princeton's WordNet

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