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Concession may refer to:

  • Concession (contract) (sometimes called a concession agreement): a contractual right to carry on a certain kind of business or activity in an area, such as to explore or develop its natural resources or to operate a "concession stand" within a venue.
  • Concession (territory): an area within one country that is administered by another, usually conceded by a weaker country to a stronger one.
  • Concession (politics): failure to challenge or cessation of challenging, as in "conceding an election" or "conceding a game".
  • Concessional loan, a loan with below-market terms.
  • Concession road: a grid-based road system in Ontario and Quebec.
  • Concession: a figure of speech also known as synchoresis, or a discourse relation defined in discourse analysis frameworks such as RST or DRT.