Definitions for deaccession

deaccession de·ac·ces·sion

Spelling: [dee-ak-sesh-uh n]
IPA: /ˌdi ækˈsɛʃ ən/

Deaccession is a 11 letter English word.

You can make 714 anagrams from letters in deaccession (accdeeinoss).

Definitions for deaccession


  1. a deaccessioned work of art.

verb (used with object)

  1. to sell (a work of art) from a museum's or gallery's collections, especially with a view to acquiring funds for the purchase of other works.

verb (used without object)

  1. to deaccession a work of art from a museum's or gallery's collections.

Origin of deaccession

First recorded in 1970-75; de- + accession

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