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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intake  \In"take`\,  n. 
  1.  The  place  where  water  or  air  is  taken  into  a  pipe  or 
  conduit;  --  opposed  to  {outlet}. 
 
  2.  the  beginning  of  a  contraction  or  narrowing  in  a  tube  or 
  cylinder. 
 
  3.  The  quantity  taken  in  as  the  intake  of  air. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  intake 
  n  1:  the  process  of  taking  food  into  the  body  through  the  mouth 
  (as  by  eating)  [syn:  {consumption},  {ingestion},  {uptake}] 
  2:  an  opening  through  which  fluid  is  admitted  to  a  tube  or 
  container 




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