intake intake  /ˈɪn ˌteɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
  2. (n) an opening through which fluid is admitted to a tube or container
  3. (n) the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing

Usage(s):

  1. What those studies suggested is that mercury might lessen the benefit of fish and omega-3 fatty acid intake, but they didn't suggest that fish intake was harmful overall.
  2. What those studies suggested is that mercury might lessen the benefit of fish and omega-3 fatty acid intake, but they didn't suggest that fish intake was harmful overall.
  3. The same trend held for popcorn intake: men in the highest intake group were 28% less likely to develop the disease than men with the lowest intake.

News

  1. Dr. Roach: Reducing salt intake eases high blood pressure

    Dear Dr. Roach: I have type II diabetes and high blood pressure, which I generally keep below 130/80 with medication. My doctor is concerned about my salt intake.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

  2. Work starts on Karegnondi water intake

    WORTH TWP. — More than 40 years after a massive water tunnel explosion took the lives of 22 people in Fort Gratiot, crews have started work on another water intake about six miles north of the township.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Times Herald

  3. Reducing salt intake eases high blood pressure

    Dear Dr. Roach: I have type II diabetes and high blood pressure, which I generally keep below 130/80 with medication. My doctor is concerned about my salt intake. When I pointed out that my sodium level from a recent blood test was in the middle of the normal range, my doctor stated that that was something different.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Detroit News

Quotes

  • "The third set was totally different from the others, that's for sure," Mauresmo said. "In the middle of the second set, after we came back after the break because of the rain, I felt a bit down. I probably ill-managed my food intake."
    on May 27, 2008 By: Amelie Mauresmo Source: International Herald Tribune

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