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English definition of “intake”

intake

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɪnteɪk/
FOOD/AIR the amount of food or drink that you take into your body: [usually singular] Reducing your salt intake can help to lower blood pressure.Diets and dieting
PEOPLE UK the group of people who start working or studying somewhere at the same time: a new intake of studentsRecruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of intake from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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