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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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And two now-classic pictures, one of the facade with a hole in the center and one of some remnants poking aimlessly out of the ground, were taken by Shawn Baldwin for the Associated Press.
The $27,000 difference between $60,000 and $33,000 is considered income on the $375,000 previously taken into account and, therefore, is exempt from FICA taxation.
An employer is permitted to designate the 12-month period in which the leave may be taken.
Israel says the occupier can use state land as long as it does not "change the face" of the land which, it claims, it never does, because only land which is not privately owned is taken.
Lithium should not be taken by patients with severely impaired kidney function.
Among the criterion group (TRC counselors) in our study, the number of actions taken varied from 4 to 14, with a mean of 9.
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Using a database of several million patients from 368 medical practices in the United Kingdom, the researchers identified more than 24,000 people with high cholesterol levels who had taken statins or other cholesterol-lowering drugs, more than 11,000 similar people who took no such drugs, and 25,000 people with normal cholesterol levels and no history of taking cholesterol-lowering drugs.
An intercompany distribution is treated as taken into account when the shareholding member becomes entitled to it (generally, on the record date) or, if earlier, when it is taken into account under another Code provision (e.
Specifically, Claricode took a Smart Pillbox, created by SIMpill, and an Ambient Orb, created by Ambient Devices, and worked to develop a way for the two technologies to 'talk' to one another, based on pre-determined criteria such as when a study participant has taken his or her medication.
Having previously taken tope to 20lb, Bell knew instantly that this was something special.
Along with two laptop computers, more than 200 keys for the school were taken, and a monitor was smashed in one of the classrooms.