Etymology
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takeover (n.)

1917, "an act of taking over," from verbal phrase take over (1884), from take (v.) + over (adv.). Attested from 1958 in the corporate sense.

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Definitions of takeover

takeover (n.)
a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force;
Synonyms: coup d'etat / coup / putsch
takeover (n.)
a change by sale or merger in the controlling interest of a corporation;
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