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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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I liked that Aguero put his foot down and was able to say to Sterling in the 86th minute: "You may be on a hat-trick, but I am the penalty taker at this club." If it was the chance to score a winner in the last minute of a Champions League final, we'll see who steps up to take it then!
Pascal Gross is likely to take in his absence as he did last year, but Maupay could rival him as he did not miss from the spot last year as Brentford's primary taker.
$110, the parties will agree on a mutually beneficial trade: Taker will
Test takers can score higher if they take the test outside their country
* Test takers working in schools with more black students and more students who qualify for free or reduced-price meals at school fail more frequently than those who work with less.
With the launch of computer-delivered IELTS in Pakistan, we aim to provide our test takers with greater flexibility along with the convenience of choosing the IELTS delivery method that suits them best.'
Among first time takers at the Maryland schools, 84 percent of graduates from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law passed the July exam.
USC Law Dean Robert Wilcox said it's important to note that the majority of first-time test takers take the bar exam in July, which may be a factor in the higher scores.
As his students recognized their teacher's competitiveness, the Korean math guru decided to pass on his know-how to test takers in other countries.
The world's selfie capital, it turns out, is Makati City in the Philippines where there are 260 selfie takers for every 100,000 people.
Data in the report confirms that the GRE revised General Test applicant pool continues to be large and diverse with more than half a million test takers from regions across the globe taking the first step toward a graduate or business school degree.