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take over

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take over

verb

Definition of TAKE OVER

1
to serve as a replacement usually for a time only <I'll take over for her until she gets back from her morning break>
Related Words understudy; relieve, spell; double (as)
2
to take to or upon oneself <took over the responsibility of caring for the animals>
3
to take or make use of under a guise of authority but without actual right <students protesting the war took over the college's radio station>

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