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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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When the county took away Conway-Hampton's children, she was ordered to complete a yearlong domestic violence program and a yearlong substance abuse program.
They arrested the man and took away his old white van.
They also took away a number of prescription drugs, including the "happy pill" Prozac.
Local said that dacoits broke locks of several shops in Johela square near Pirbaba Bazar and took away cash and other valuables.
He also claimed that the armed men took away gold jewellery and some money during the abduction episode.
RAWALPINDI Five armed dacoits took away gold ornaments worth millions -- AWALPINDI Five armed dacoits took away gold ornaments worth millions, cash and other valubles in Cantonment area in day light here Friday, police said.
RAWALPINDI -- A cloth shop located in Satellite Town was looted and the robbers took away the cloth worth Rs 900,000 here on Tuesday.
RISALPUR -- Unknown criminals looted trader of Risalpur on gun point and took away cash and prize bonds with them at Sadar Cantonment Bazaar last month and still the criminals were not arrested in this regard.
About 15 armymen took away two policemen from Khadezai police checkpost on Hangu Road, The Dawn said its sources had revealed.
A resident of Bishkek took away the explosive device from suspicious people and surrendered it to police, reported the press service of the Interior Ministry.
By knocking out Tyson, Williams took away Klitschko's vision of himself squaring off with Iron Mike.
On the other side, dacoits and thieves took away cash, gold ornaments, vehicles, phones and other valuables in attacks here on Saturday.