uptake: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (up'tāk"), [key]
- apprehension; understanding or comprehension; mental grasp: quick on the uptake.
- an act or instance of taking up; a lifting: the uptake of fertilizer by machines.
- Also calleda pipe or passage leading upward from below, as for conducting smoke or a current of air.
- uptake (Thesaurus)