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  • v. To participate or join.
  • v. To share or partake.

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

  • v. share in something


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  • I have to say I shall take part ownership for the initial error of going over the bridge, HOWEVER, when we started to get towards the port and the footpaths ran out, I did point out to Ray Mears that I wasn't sure if people were really meant to be going down there as if they had wanted us to walk down there surely they would have provided a footpath/sidewalk. TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at

  • Day in and day out many people—Londoners and visitors alike—stop by Notre-Dame de France to pray and take part in religious services.

    The Templar Revelation

  • In the final sentences of A Brief History of Time, referring to a hoped-for time when an eloquent and unified theory of everything is developed, Stephen Hawking not generally given to metaphysical musings says, Then we shall all, philosophers, scientists, and just ordinary people, be able to take part in the discussion of the question of why it is that we and the universe exist.

    The Language of God

  • The other persons convoked, with a right only to take part in consultations, are non-exempt abbots, deputies of cathedral or even collegiate chapters, superiors of religious institutes, deputies of the universities and rectors of seminaries, and lastly the consultors, theologians, and canonists.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Besides the general and his councillors, the secretary-general, procurator-general, provincials, and two delegates appointed by the provincial chapter take part in this chapter.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Elector belonged to the family of the Princes of Orange, and this led the Elector to consider Holland in his foreign policy; in 1672 especially this influenced him to take part in the war between

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • It was her wish for each of their guests to take part of Aloha Quilt Camp home and return to it often in thought, especially when the cares of ordinary life weighed most heavily upon them.

    The Aloha Quilt

  • If Dr. Seabury had not been invited to take part in the consecration of Dr. Claggert, a schism between Connecticut an the rest of the country would have been the immediate result.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • The second son of General Lee, the quiet, handsome, capable "Rooney" Lee, who had just celebrated his twenty-fifth birthday, must take part of his 9th Virginia cavalry with him, and two squadrons of the 4th.


  • Denis Oswald, a Swiss IOC member, has declined to take part in the voting process since the International Rowing Federation of which he is president has received sponsorship from Korean Air.

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