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English definition of “take”

take

verb [T] (REMOVE)   /teɪk/ (past tense took  /tʊk/, past participle taken  /ˈteɪ·kən/)
to remove something: Here’s your pen – I took it by mistake. A radio was taken from the car. take someone’s life To take someone’s life is to kill someone: The fire took her life.
(Definition of take verb (REMOVE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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