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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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When Hemp had reached 65, Graeme Archer at second slip ended a session of juggling by grounding a far more takeable chance.
Maik Taylor remained constant under a barrage of first-half corners, at which Plymouth tried to neuter his effectiveness by packing the six-yard box, But for all the control Plymouth had in all areas of the pitch, and for all the earnest huff and puff, a takeable back post header put wide by Krisztian Timar was their clearest chance.
IT has taken Crystal Palace time to shrug off the disappointment of last season's play-off defeat, but recent results have been more encouraging and 4-5 about them beating Barnsley is takeable.
Early on, when Chelsea missed two takeable chances, the incandescent Scot seemed intent on invading the pitch to strangle one or other of his dawdling midfielders.
The edge slightly wrong-footed him, sending his hands right as his body swayed left, but it was eminently takeable for a wicketkeeper who impressed with gloves and bat on his debut.
His goal could also prove priceless in the final shake-up, coming as it did after the Blues' strikers had spurned some very takeable chances in the first half.