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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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With many pupils participating in extra curricular activities at lunchtime, they enjoy the flexibility of a take-away option and the new Pastabar offers just that.
Our canteen sales have grown massively this academic year particularly with the introduction of the take-away pasta meal.
The first application for a take-away was made in 1989.
A take-away would devastate the very pretty area around the green.
Roger Bleazard, prosecuting, said the officers arrived at the take-away just before 3am following reports of a fight, and found James dripping with blood from cuts to his nose and forehead.
Developers put in an application to turn it into a take-away and it is turned down.
Fuchs cannot state if there will be any further organic take-aways to come.