offtake

noun

Definition of offtake

1 : the act of taking off: such as
a : the taking off or purchase of goods
b : the amount of goods purchased during a given period
2 : a channel or passage for taking or leading off (as a liquid or gas)
  • offtake of a distilling flask

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Origin and Etymology of offtake

3off + take (after take off, verb)


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