co-optative
adjective see co-opt

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • co-optative — (ˈ)kō+ adjective : practicing or chosen by co optation : of or relating to co optation …   Useful english dictionary

  • co-optative — See co optation. * * * …   Universalium

  • co-opt — [kō äpt′, kō′äpt΄] vt. 〚L cooptare, to choose, elect < co (var. of com ), with + optare, to choose: see OPTION〛 1. to add (a person or persons) to a group by vote of those already members 2. to appoint as an associate …   Universalium

  • co-opt — [kō äpt′, kō′äpt΄] vt. [L cooptare, to choose, elect < co (var. of com ), with + optare, to choose: see OPTION] 1. to add (a person or persons) to a group by vote of those already members 2. to appoint as an associate 3. to persuade or lure… …   English World dictionary

  • co-opt — transitive verb Etymology: Latin cooptare, from co + optare to choose Date: 1651 1. a. to choose or elect as a member b. to appoint as a colleague or assistant 2. a. to take into a group (as a faction …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • co-optive — (ˈ)kō|äptiv adjective : co optative …   Useful english dictionary

  • coopt — cooptation, co optation, cooption, co option /koh op sheuhn/, n. cooptative, co optative /koh op teuh tiv/, cooptive, co optive, adj. /koh opt /, v.t. 1. to elect into a body by the votes of the existing members. 2. to assimilate, take, or win… …   Universalium

  • coopt — cooptation, co optation, cooption, co option /koh op sheuhn/, n. cooptative, co optative /koh op teuh tiv/, cooptive, co optive, adj. /koh opt /, v.t. 1. to elect into a body by the votes of the existing members. 2. to assimilate, take, or win… …   Useful english dictionary

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