cooptation

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See also: coöptation and co-optation

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From coopt +‎ -ation.

Noun[edit]

cooptation (plural cooptations)

  1. A co-opting: a commandeering, appropriation, or taking over.
  2. A co-opting: an absorption or assimilation.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔ.ɔp.ta.sjɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

cooptation f (plural cooptations)

  1. cooptation