Definitions for takeoverˈteɪkˌoʊ vər
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coup d'etat, coup, putsch, takeover(noun)
a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force
a change by sale or merger in the controlling interest of a corporation
The purchase of one company by another; a merger without the formation of a new company
In business, a takeover is the purchase of one company by another. In the UK, the term refers to the acquisition of a public company whose shares are listed on a stock exchange, in contrast to the acquisition of a private company.
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We would shrink considerably and become a takeover target.
It reminds me of the Communist takeover of the country in the 1940’s.
If we look at the law, then there is no basis for this it's simply a takeover.
The Serb Republic cannot accept any further takeover of its authorities by the state under the guise of reform.
The potential takeover of land and water rights ... is akin to what happened to landowners in the Owens Valley.
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