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English definition of “take”

take

verb [T] (CATCH)   /teɪk/ (past tense took  /tʊk/, past participle taken  /ˈteɪ·kən/)
to catch, win, or get possession of something: Rebels ambushed the train and took several prisoners. My roses took first prize at the flower show.
(Definition of take verb (CATCH) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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