Definition of 'intake'
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There are a whole host of apps to help you keep track of your alcohol intake over the festive period. The Sun (2016)That adds up to half the recommended daily intake of salt and more than a third of the recommended total fat. The Sun (2016)There is an intake of breath, a smile. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can't help but have an intake of breath when you think of how big a moment this is. The Sun (2016)This year 's intake was 240 and the company also continued to take on students who had been on placements. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More than half of the students come from the West Country and the university has broadened its intake in recent years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's important you are able to challenge friends, track your weight and log your food and drink intake too. The Sun (2017)Suddenly finding evidence of his death, I drew an audible intake of breath. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A higher intake was found to boost the chances of survival in 500,000 patients by up to 20 per cent. The Sun (2016)This is thought to be because a high protein intake may contribute to bone loss. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)You can lower your alcohol intake and still drink good wine. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The risks to health of a high intake of alcohol have long been known. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)This slows the process of eating and reduces intake. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The report called for better monitoring of malnutrition and fluid intake and closer control of pain. The Sun (2010)Three-quarters of the new intake will be men. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You watch his eloquent gestures and hear the intake of breath before stopping his next sentence. Christianity Today (2000)Food consumed standing up always has ten times the calorific intake of food consumed sitting down. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There will have been a sharp intake of breath from many watching last night. The Sun (2008)Many modern cars have air intakes mounted low in the engine bay. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They dropped a thousand calories intake a day. Times, Sunday Times (2012) High intakes of these are linked with better heart health. The Sun (2010)The researchers also want to examine other possible sources of calorie intake linked to drinking habits. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The odds of you running into problems in the future are closely linked to your alcohol intake. The Sun (2011)She needs to maintain a good fluid intake. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This year 's intake will be an eclectic bunch. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This year 's intake have been lucky with their timing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Other MPs from the new intake have launched highly effective solo campaigns. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A high intake of one may cause a relative deficiency of the others. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)A person is in positive balance if intake exceeds output, and in negative balance if output exceeds intake. The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)Visits are limited to 2hr and 360 people per intake. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A People who are underweight are probably less able to pack sufficient vitamins and minerals in to their overall food intake compared with people who are overweight. The Sun (2012)Companies will pledge to reduce salt by about 15% in a step towards the government target of an adult's daily intake not exceeding six grams. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: intake NOUN
Your intake of food, drink, or air is the amount that you eat, drink, or breathe in.
Experts recommend that 6 % of our calorie intake should come from fatty acids.
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