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take

(tāk),
A successful grafting operation or vaccination.

take

a popular term for a satisfactory response, as of a vaccination or tissue graft.

take

Admission of patients to hospital either through A&E or by GP referral. The medical and surgical teams rotate on take during the day and at night. The firm in hospital on take administer patients and assume responsibility for their care.

take

Immunology noun A popular term for a vaccine's efficacy; it is said to 'have taken' if there is a ≥ 4-fold ↑ in antibody titers Transplant immunology The adherence of a free skin graft occurring between days 3 and 5 of the transfer of skin Vox populi Opinion, as in, '…what's your 'take' on this…'
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Ahmed Al a'ali and Ahmed Ebrahim took down Abdulrahman and Mahmood Janahi 6-4, 7-6 (1).
With the monsoonal moisture on the rise high winds in North Phoenix took down eight power poles, knocking out power to about 1,500 Arizona Public Service customers, azfamily.
The observation post towered above the police station in Crossmaglen for 15 years and local people came out to watch as a crane took down the bullet and missile-proof sangar.
In 1998, mudslides took down a hillside, right, and left an eyesore behind.
Sixteen Bierlein crew members running machines from the company's $40 million fleet of specialized equipment took down the interior and exterior walls by excavating inward, removing the debris and trucking it off site.
Working around the existing bathroom and central public staircase, neither of which could be moved, the architects took down partitions to create a flow of space while maintaining the attic structure of wooden beams and columns and the sloping eaves.
But Mr Al Fayed also took down the remaining three, even though they do not expire for another year.
Most of the damage is concentrated in southern Prince George's County, where tree limbs and falling trees took down power lines.
The Diyarbakyr 7th High Criminal Court gave its final verdict to Ecekdar EudE-ngit who was detained after he took down the flag from a flagpole at the hall where the BDP Youth Council meeting was held last year.
Cleary's rap sheet dates back to at least October, when he allegedly took down the website of the British Phonographic Industry.
Local people watched as a crane took down the bullet and missile-proof sangar.