Optation


Related to Optation: renewer, call on, try out, reassessed

Op`ta´tion


n.1.The act of optating; a wish.
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Thankfully, some traditionalists, recognizing the risk of intellectual co- optation, have adopted a more Indigenous stance and focused on actualizing their own powers and ignoring opposing external powers (72).
simultaneously members (by ascription, optation, self-definition, or achievement) of two or more groups whose social definitions and cultural norms are distinct from, and often opposed to, one another.