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  • v. to assume control of something, especially by force; to usurp
  • v. to adopt a further responsibility or duty
  • v. to relieve someone temporarily
  • v. to buy out the ownership of a business
  • v. to appropriate something without permission
  • v. to annex a territory by conquest or invasion
  • v. To become more successful than someone or something else.


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