Intake

Intake

  1. The place where water, air or other fluid is taken into a pipe or conduit; opposed to outlet.
  2. The beginning of a contraction or narrowing in a tube or cylinder.
  3. The quantity taken in. the intake of air
  4. An act or instance of taking in. an intake of oxygen or food
  5. The people taken into an organisation or establishment at a particular time. the new intake of students
  6. A tract of land enclosed.
  7. (Britain, dialect) Any kind of cheat or imposition; the act of taking someone in.