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take

(tāk),
A successful grafting operation or vaccination.

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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The massive "reinvention"-Sears' fourth home makeover in the past three years-is designed to offer total home solutions to shoppers-hence, the relaunch of furniture this month-with proprietary brands that address distinct lifestyle segments: traditional, transitional and contemporary, Taake said.
It also marks a bold commitment to "owned brands," and a move to capture shoppers with modern tastes that the retailer hasn't addressed, Taake said.
"We're directionally going to an owned-brand strategy," said Taake, who succeeded Steve Ryman as the head of home fashions last year.
Janet Taake will assume Ryman's prior post as vice president and general merchandise manager of home fashions.