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take sth off

phrasal verb with take
 
 
/teɪk/ verb [T] (took, taken)
WORKPLACE to have a period of time away from work: After the business trip she took a few days off. I am definitely looking forward to taking some time off.
FINANCE to reduce a price by a particular amount: Being too near a train track could take thousands off the price of a house.
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