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English definition of “take sth off”

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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