Translation of "intake" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (AMOUNT) 数量 uk us /ˈɪn.teɪk/

the amount of a particular substance which 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。

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

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

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