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Related / Similar Words: preemption

 

Definition:
  • a prior appropriation of something; "the preemption of bandwidth by commercial interests";
  • the right to purchase something in advance of others;
  • the right of a government to seize or appropriate something (as property);
  • the judicial principle asserting the supremacy of federal over state legislation on the same subject;

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    Hyponyms: preemptive right, subscription right

     

    Derivational Morphology: preempt

     

    Anagrams: preemption

     

     
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