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  1. take after(verb)

    be similar to a relative

    "She takes after her father!"

  2. take after, follow(verb)

    imitate in behavior; take as a model

    "Teenagers follow their friends in everything"


  1. take after(Verb)

    To resemble (a parent or ancestor) in appearance or habit.

  2. take after(Verb)

    to follow someone's example

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