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synonyms for uptake

  • back answer
  • backchat
  • cheek
  • comeback
  • guff
  • insolence
  • insult
  • lip
  • mouth
  • nasty reply
  • rejoinder
  • retort
  • return
  • riposte
  • sass
  • sauce
  • short answer
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How to use uptake in a sentence

That’s such a giant amount that we’ll almost certainly need to use a variety of methods to get anywhere close, including planting trees and increasing carbon uptake in agricultural soils.
ASBESTOS COULD BE A POWERFUL WEAPON AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE (YOU READ THAT RIGHT)JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Woodall is exploring asbestos sites because he hopes to find one that might work well for a subsequent field trial to evaluate ways of accelerating carbon uptake.
ASBESTOS COULD BE A POWERFUL WEAPON AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE (YOU READ THAT RIGHT)JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
For now, Scroll has produced barely any revenue for its partners, a slow uptake that has made some media executives question how much to promote it on their sites.
INSIDE TONY HAILE’S EXPEDITION TO (HELP) SAVE THE NEWS BUSINESS STEVEN PERLBERGJULY 27, 2020DIGIDAY
If you had asked me to guess all the ways that a program like that could fail, it would’ve taken me a while to guess that you simply didn’t get parental uptake.
POLICYMAKING IS NOT A SCIENCE (YET) (EP. 405)STEPHEN J. DUBNERFEBRUARY 13, 2020FREAKONOMICS
In addition to the pharma manufacturers, and distributors, and advocates, there’s one more institution that played a very large role in the massive uptake of prescription opioids.
THE OPIOID TRAGEDY, PART 1: “WE’VE ADDICTED AN ENTIRE GENERATION” (EP. 402)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 16, 2020FREAKONOMICS
"Say 'at it is," cried Jess, who was quicker in the uptake than her daughter.
A WINDOW IN THRUMSJ. M. BARRIE
And in that look old Fanny, slow in the uptake though she undoubtedly was, read a tremendous piece of news.
DECEMBER LOVEROBERT HICHENS
The radiobiologist then attempts to interpret the accumulated evidence of uptake of radionuclides.
ATOMS, NATURE, AND MANNEAL O. HINES
Comparison of the resulting oxygen uptake with glycerol and with glycerol plus catalase is shown in Figure 11.
PRESERVATION OF BULL SEMEN AT SUB-ZERO TEMPERATURESN. L. VANDEMARK
He appreciated the fact that the other was, to use an American colloquialism, "quick on the uptake."
THE SHRIEKING PITARTHUR J. REES
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WORDS RELATED TO UPTAKE

  • back answer
  • backchat
  • cheek
  • comeback
  • guff
  • insolence
  • insult
  • lip
  • mouth
  • nasty reply
  • rejoinder
  • retort
  • return
  • riposte
  • sass
  • sauce
  • short answer
  • uptake
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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