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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 students Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobs
(Definition of intake noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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