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takeoffnoun [C]

 us   /ˈteɪkˌɔf/

takeoff noun [C] (COPY)

a ​humorouscopy of the ​speech, ​manner, or ​style of someone, esp. someone ​famous: He does a ​great takeoff of Kermit the Frog.

takeoff noun [C] (AIRCRAFT)

the ​moment when an ​aircraftleaves the ​ground and ​starts to ​fly: Night takeoffs and ​landings are ​banned at this ​airport.
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