Examples of intake in a Sentence
You should limit your daily intake of fats and sugars.
a larger intake of fluids
the recommended daily intakes of selected vitamins
a sudden intake of breath
Recent Examples of intake from the Web
The department has this advice for staying safe during hot weather: Increase fluid intake.
That is, there are elements about it that are odd, even to Canadians, whose capacity for calmly accepting unconventional things on the intake is pretty well established.
Also working to benefit fuel economy are auto stop-start at idle, active radiator shutters, underbody panels and front air curtain intakes (to settle turbulence at the wheel wells).
One tablespoon of butter contains about one-third of the daily intake for saturated fat, making it an ingredient that doesn't fit well into heart-healthy recipes.
Since its launch, the Time's Up Legal Defense Fund has connected over 2,600 women to legal resources and completed more than 3,000 intakes.
There's no engine to feed with air and few radiators to cool, so the body isn't scarred with intake ducts, scoops, or vents.
The company said its new 90 million capacity impoundment/reservoir and intake is being built for approximately $15.4 million, about $6.3 million less than originally estimated.
The idea behind Paleo, which limits food intake to that which would have been eaten during the Paleolithic era, is that modern diets contain foods the body is not able to digest properly.
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INTAKE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of intake for English Language Learners
: the amount of something (such as food or drink) that is taken into your body
: the act of taking something (such as air) into your body
: a place or part where liquid or air enters something (such as an engine)
INTAKE Defined for Kids
Definition of intake for Students
- … he breathed again, feeling the sharp intake of frigid air.
- —Lois Lowry, The Giver
- Limit your daily sugar intake.
medical Definition of intake
- intake and exhalation of gases
- reduce fluid intake to four cups daily
- —D. R. Zimmerman
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