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English definition of “take sb in”

take sb in

(POLICE) phrasal verb with take     /teɪk/ verb (took, taken)
If the police take you in, they take you to the police station : Detectives on the murder inquiry have taken in a new suspect for questioning .Arresting and charging
(Definition of take sb in (POLICE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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