Meaning of 'co-optation'

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Meaning of ‘co-optation’

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

Synonyms: co-option


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

Synonyms: co-option

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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