take office

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Definition of take office

: to begin the job or responsibility of one in a position of authority especially in the government The former governor took office in 1998.

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“Take office.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20office. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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