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Synonyms for co-optionco-op·tion

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  1. co-option, co-optationnoun

    the selection of a new member (usually by a vote of the existing membership)


  2. co-option, co-optationnoun

    the act of appointing summarily (with or without the appointee's consent)


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  1. Roy Cimatu:

    The situation is unpredictable, sometimes there are some instances of a very surprise missile attack, they have the option to press the trigger. We have to be ready in case there will be some incidents along the way.

  2. Joe Biden:

    The fact of the matter is that the quickest, fastest way to do it is build on Barack Obama, to build on what we did( during the Barack Obama administration), and, secondly, to make sure that everyone does have an option. Everyone, whether they have private insurance or employer insurance and no insurance, they, in fact, can buy in, in the exchange to a Medicare-like plan.

  3. Orlando Police Chief John Mina:

    I have seen the video of Markieth Loyd executing Lt. Debra Clayton while she lay defenseless on the ground. She was given no chance to live. A cop killer – who also killed his pregnant girlfriend should not be given a chance, the heinous crimes that he committed in our community are the very reason we have the death penalty as an option under the law.

  4. Knut Giesler:

    But the Tata model is only one possible option. (Thyssenkrupp's chief executive) Heinrich Hiesinger told us that while the company sees a basic need for consolidation, there was no time pressure.

  5. Jose Yunda:

    Boeing is trying to sell us the 787-9. We are analysing that option right now, but the performance is volatile, if performance improves a little, we would like to take another look.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
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    • B. surface
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