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intake

Engineering the opening through which fluid enters a duct or channel, esp the air inlet of a jet engine

intake

[′in‚tāk]
(engineering)
An entrance for air, water, fuel, or other fluid, or the amount of such fluid taken in.
A main passage for air in a mine.
(hydrology)

intake

An opening through which water or air (or any other fluid) enters a system, chamber, plenum, pipe, or machine. Also see outside-air intake.

intake

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An air inlet to the propulsion or the internal system of an aircraft. Short for air intake or air inlet.
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