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  • verb To yield to persistent persuasion.
  • verb To collapse or break under physical stresses.
  • verb To be followed, succeeded, or replaced by.
  • verb To give precedence to other road users.

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  • verb move in order to make room for someone for something
  • verb end resistance, as under pressure or force
  • verb stop operating or functioning
  • verb break down, literally or metaphorically


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  • As a road sign: see Yield.

    April 19, 2008