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ACCORD (from Fr. accorder, to agree)

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 122 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ACCORD (from Fr. accorder, to agree), in law, an agreement between two parties, one of whom has a right of action against the other, to give and accept in substitution for such right any good legal consideration. Such an agreement when executed discharges the cause of action and is called Accord and Satisfaction.
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