Meaning of “take sth into account” in the English Dictionary

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"take sth into account" in British English

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take sth into account

also take account of sth

B2 to consider or remember something when judging a situation:

I hope my teacher will take into account the fact that I was ill just before the exams when she marks my paper.
A good architect takes into account the building's surroundings.
The UK's tax system takes no account of children.
I think you have to take into account that he's a good deal younger than the rest of us.

(Definition of “take sth into account” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)