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Definition 1: a change by sale or merger in the controlling interest of a corporation - [noun denoting act]

(takeover is a kind of ...) acquisition of a company by purchasing a controlling percentage of its stock

(... is a kind of takeover ) a takeover that is resisted by the management of the target company

(... is a kind of takeover ) a takeover that is welcomed by the management of the target company

Definition 2: a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force - [noun denoting act]

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(takeover is a kind of ...) action taken by a group of people

(... is a kind of takeover ) a sudden and decisive overthrow of a government that gained power by a coup d'etat

(... is an instance of takeover) the coup d'etat by the Bolsheviks under Lenin in November 1917 that led to a period of civil war which ended in victory for the Bolsheviks in 1922

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