Translation of "intake" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈɪn.teɪk/ us /ˈɪn.teɪk/

intake noun (BREATH)

[ C ] an act of taking in something, especially breath

I heard a sharp intake of breath behind me. 我听见后面有人深深地吸了一口气。

intake noun (AMOUNT)

[ U ] the amount of a particular substance that is eaten or drunk during a particular time

It says on the packet that four slices of this bread contains one half of your recommended daily intake of fibre. 包装上写着4片这种面包就包含了建议的每天纤维摄取量的一半。

[ U ] the number of people that are accepted at a particular time by an organization, especially a college or university

The college has increased its intake of students by 50 percent this year. 这所师范学院今年的招生人数增加了一半。

intake noun (OPENING)

[ C ] an opening through which air, liquid, or gas is taken in

The Tornado jet fighter-bomber has two air intakes, one at the base of each wing. 旋风喷气战斗轰炸机有两个进气口,每个机翼的底部各有一个。

(Translation of “intake” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)