offtake

[awf-teyk, of-]

Origin of offtake

First recorded in 1870–75; after verb phrase take off
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Historical Examples of offtake

  • The cliff rose above them, a wall broken here and there by the offtake of narrow ravines, filled with forest trees.

    Long Live the King

    Mary Roberts Rinehart