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commandeer

verb

Definition of COMMANDEER

1
to take control of (a vehicle) by force <an airliner commandeered by terrorists>
Synonyms hijack (also highjack)
2
to take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right <commandeered all of the equipment, as if the chem lab belonged solely to him>

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