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English definition of “take sth off”

take sth off

(NOT WORK) phrasal verb with take     /teɪk/ verb (took, taken)
B2 to spend time away from your work: He took off two weeks in September.Time off work
(Definition of take sth off (NOT WORK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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