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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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As he details in his book, people can be broken into three personality groups: Givers, Takers and Matchers.
Adam was one of eight penalty takers to win a place in the national final after putting three goals past Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar in a regional heat held in May at Eston Leisure Centre.
Like regular phones, a hold button allows the team to put the hostage taker or another caller on hold.
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The giver's willingness to help others attracts takers at a subconscious level.
In creating this test, ETS built an Internet-like database, which test takers are asked to explore to find very specific information.
Paul Scholes does not take penalties and Wayne Rooney is not Everton's taker.
Microphones are of course available for computers with soundcards, but recording and sending a sound file requires so much work on the part of the test taker that the error potential is unacceptably large.
By defining the logic, the risk taker allows the distributor to more efficiently distribute the product, the customer sees reduced costs, and the reinsurer is provided a more predictable model.
A coping mechanism also known as the Survival Identification Syndrome, the Common Sense Syndrome, or, simply, transference, the Stockholm Syndrome usually consists of three components that may occur separately or in combination with one another: negative feelings on the part of the hostage toward authorities, positive feelings on the part of the hostage toward the hostage taker, and positive feelings reciprocated by the hostage taker toward the hostage.
The new report, which institutions can use to make more informed recruitment, admissions and fellowship decisions, shows that the number of unique GRE test takers grew by 7 percent compared to the 2012C 13 testing year, and overall, the 2013C 14 GRE demographic distribution remains consistent with that of 2012C 13 and 2011C 12.
LAHORE -- Former President, Lahore City Cricket Association, Khawaja Nadeem Ahmed has said that is imperative to empower the care taker Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Najam Sethi for taking important policy making decisions relating to the Board and its allied matters.