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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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He noted that the gunmen were able to escape to an unknown place after they took away money and golden items from the house.
Station House Officer (SHO) West ridge Rashid said six unknown persons entered United Bank Limited (UBL) Chor Harpal, hit the security guard with an iron rod, and took away Rs 2.
The group also took away the gateman's green flag, detaining the train for about 40 minutes.
While many 'amateur film makers' ran from pillar to post to complete their film within the time frame given by the organisers, one 'Smart Alec' submitted an old film and took away the awards.
If Player 2 took away the 8 marker, explain how Player 1 could win the game.
The court heard Mrs Reekie allegedly drove recklessly, tried to throw Mr Reekie out of their BMW car, took away his walking stick and then slapped him a few times.
The fucking demons of those authorities took away Michael Betts' only wings, thus stripping him of his one true love in his life, skateboarding.
To illustrate the point, he recalled that "Polly Pryzbyl, a Cheektowaga, New York, woman, was murdered by her husband in August 1994 after police took away her guns.
Terrorism took away the safety we took for granted.
Solomon's Sword: Two Families and the Children the State Took Away By Michael Shapiro Times Books.
In Solomon's Sword: Two Families and the Children the State Took Away, Michael Shapiro has brought these cases back to us, in a way we never saw them the first time around.