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take

1. Hunting the number of quarry killed or captured on one occasion
2. Informal chiefly US the amount of anything taken, esp money
3. Films Music
a. one of a series of recordings from which the best will be selected for release
b. the process of taking one such recording
c. a scene or part of a scene photographed without interruption
4. Med informal
a. any objective indication of a successful vaccination, such as a local skin reaction
b. a successful skin graft
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Aviance UK Ltd, based at Dublin Airport, illegally sacked Vincent Kavanagh after he took sick leave for an elbow injury.
Last year 58% in the region took an average of 11 sick days compared with 54% in London where teachers took sick leave and were absent for an average of eight days.
A TEENAGE gamekeeper who took sick photos of his dogs savaging a cat was fined pounds 200 yesterday.
She took sick leave and a solicitor wrote to her work on her behalf.
However, all said they lost earnings when they took sick.
A DAY centre nurse who lost her job after she took sick leave was awarded EUR35,000 yesterday by the Labour Court.
The mum-of-three was with a pal at the family pad in the Royal Westmoreland golf club when she suddenly took sick.
He then took sick pictures ] of the boy in his school uni-, form, before emailing them to fellow perverts.
The Mirror can reveal that prisoners have threatened to kill the pair, who took sick photos of their crimes.
She had been suspended from the force's firearms unit after failing several proficiency tests and took sick leave on grounds of stress in November 2003.