take possession of

take possession of

verb accumulate, achieve, appropriate, attain, capture, collect, earn, elicit, gain, gain possession of, gather, get, harvest, obtain, possess, realize, receive, recover, secure, seize, take, take over
Associated concepts: devices and bequests under a will, laws of intestacy
See also: accept, adopt, attach, capture, confiscate, distrain, hold up, impound, impress, impropriate, preempt, procure, repossess, rob, seize, take
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The airport commission is slated to take possession of the property June 8 after completion of an eminent-domain proceeding against Lockheed Martin Corp.
In this situation, owners often inquire as to whether they may store the possessions found in the apartment, and take possession of the apartment without resort to any legal action.
Today's investors are being offered several ways to invest in gold including a new breed of securitized products which investors are told, provide all of the security of physical gold without their having to take possession of the metal and deal with storage, insurance and the like.
We are very pleased to take possession of this new facility.