take place
phrasal happen, occur

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • take place — {v. phr.} To happen; occur. * /The accident took place only a block from his home./ * /The action of the play takes place in ancient Rome./ * /The dance will take place after the graduation exercises./ Compare: GO ON(3) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take place — {v. phr.} To happen; occur. * /The accident took place only a block from his home./ * /The action of the play takes place in ancient Rome./ * /The dance will take place after the graduation exercises./ Compare: GO ON(3) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take place — ► to happen: »The handover to the new owners will take place in July. »The historic meeting took place in New York. Main Entry: ↑place …   Financial and business terms

  • take place — ► take place occur. Main Entry: ↑place …   English terms dictionary

  • take place — index arise (occur), occur (happen), supervene Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • take place — verb come to pass (Freq. 54) What is happening? The meeting took place off without an incidence Nothing occurred that seemed important • Syn: ↑happen, ↑hap, ↑go on, ↑pass off …   Useful english dictionary

  • take place — to happen. The meeting took place in the lawyers office on October 20th. Not all engineering failures take place suddenly and dramatically. Usage notes: often take place suggests that something has happened at a particular time in a particular… …   New idioms dictionary

  • take\ place — v. phr. To happen; occur. The accident took place only a block from his home. The action of the play takes place in ancient Rome. The dance will take place after the graduation exercises. Compare: go on(3) •• to happen; to occur …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take place — to happen The Olympics take place every four years. I don t know exactly what took place in the classroom …   English dictionary

  • take place — happen, occur    The race will take place at the university track at 10 a.m …   English idioms

  • take place — to happen, to occur The game took place on the coldest day of the year …   Idioms and examples

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