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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property.

Usage examples (31)
  • I once had to bank £7000 in takings from a shop I was managing, which is certainly the most British currency I've ever handled.
  • The takings from the box office will be good, for once.
  • For years, New Hampshire allowed eminent domain takings for urban redevelopment projects.
  • The time has come to categorically reject eminent domain takings solely based on underutilization. for more
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