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  • n. Alternative spelling of cooption.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. same as co-optation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the selection of a new member (usually by a vote of the existing membership)
  • n. the act of appointing summarily (with or without the appointee's consent)


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