"I wish we could co-opt some biologists and psychologists into this," murmured Rakkan.
Then someone has said, "We must co-opt Mr. Raymond Stornaway."
Of course they "co-opt" their fellow politicians, rejected candidates, and so on.
When the persons elected met they had no choice but to co-opt the 104 from the Left of the Convention.
The law did indeed provide that the corporations ...