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takeover

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the unlawful taking or withholding of something from the rightful owner under a guise of authority
  • the new government's high-handed takeover of private industries
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take over

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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.
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2 to take to or upon oneself
  • took over the responsibility of caring for the animals
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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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