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take up
teɪk əp
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (名短语) noun phrase
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(动) As a verb
  1. Pursue or resume.
  2. Return to a previous location or condition.
  3. Adopt.
  4. Take up as if with a sponge.
  5. Take out or up with or as if with a scoop.
  6. Take in, also metaphorically.
  7. Take up a liquid or a gas either by adsorption or by absorption.
  8. Accept.
  9. Occupy or take on.
  10. Take up and practice as one's own.
  11. Begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job.
  12. Turn one's interest to.
  13. Take up time or space.
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