taking

  1. carry out
  2. as of time or space
  3. interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression
  4. require as useful, just, or proper
  5. pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
  6. travel or go by means of a certain kind of transportation, or a certain route
  7. receive willingly something given or offered
  8. assume, as of positions or roles
  9. consider,......

    Taking

    Tak'ing adjective 1. Apt to take; alluring; attracting. « Subtile in making his temptations most taking Fuller. 2. Infectious; contageous. [ Obsolete] Beau. & Fl. -- Tak'ing*ly , adverb -- Tak'ing*ness...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/T/5

    Taking

    Tak'ing noun 1. The act of gaining possession; a seizing; seizure; apprehension. 2. Agitation; excitement; distress of mind. [ Colloq.] « What a taking was he in, when your husband asked who was in the basket!» Shak. 3. Malign influence; infection....
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    Taking

    • (a.) Infectious; contageous. • (n.) Malign influence; infection. • (n.) The act of gaining possession; a seizing; seizure; apprehension. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Take • (a.) Apt to take; alluring; attracting. • (n.) Agitation; excitement; distress of mind.
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/taking/

    Taking

    A real estate term traditionally used to mean acquisition by eminent domain but broadened by the US Supreme Court to mean any government action that denies viable economic use of property.
    Found on http://www.americantrails.org/

    Taking

    The act of laying hold upon an article, with or without removing the same; a felonious taking is not sufficient without a carrying away, to constitute the crime of larceny. And when the taking has been legal, no subsequent act will make it a crime. The taking is either actual or constructive. The former is when the thief takes, without any pretence...
    Found on http://www.lectlaw.com/def2/t121.htm

    Taking

    Government process of obtaining private land for public purposes using eminent domain.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21213

    Taking

    The concept of taking comes from the Takings clause of the fifth amendment of the United States Cons
    Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Business/Real_Estate/

    Taking

    See: eminent domain
    Found on http://www.nolo.com/dictionary/taking-term.html
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