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On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.Henry Drummond
- (idiomatic) to assume control of something, especially by force; to usurp
- (idiomatic) to adopt a further responsibility or duty
- My husband is taking over the accounts department during the holiday period, while the chief accountant is away.
- He will take over the job permanently when the accountant retires.
- (idiomatic) to relieve someone temporarily
- If you will take over driving, I'd like to get some sleep.
- (idiomatic) to buy out the ownership of a business
- Acme Motors is to take over Jetcar Industries this week, if all goes as planned.
- (idiomatic) to appropriate something without permission
- (idiomatic) to annex a territory by conquest or invasion
- Ancient Rome took over lands throughout the known world.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To become more successful than someone or something else.
- Buzz Lightyear has taken over from Woody as the most popular children's toy.
- Tiger Woods has taken over as the top golfer.
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