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    Definition of taking place in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFtake placeSGtakes placePTtook placePPtaken placeSUF-ace
    1. present participle of take place.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The position of the blindside flanker depends on the proximity of a touch line, so if the scrum takes place close to the left-hand touch line, the blindside flanker will be closest to that touch line.
        • In general, those life events taking place early off-time have greater negative impact than those taking place late off-time.
        • The project took place under the auspices of the local church.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • A doorknob of whatever roundish shape is effectively a continuum of levers, with the axis of the latching mechanism—known as the spindle—being the fulcrum about which the turning takes place.
        • When you generously, open-heartedly bless someone who has hurt or harmed you, incredible divine alchemy takes place.
        • Romney had already taken leave from Bain Capital by the time the American Pad & Paper layoffs took place.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
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      Meaning of taking place for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "taking place" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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