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Take off

A sharp increase in the price of a stock, or a positive movement of the market as a whole.

Take Off

Informal; to increase significantly in price in a short period of time. A security may take off, for example, if analysts raise its profile unexpectedly or if it belongs to an industry that is in favor at a certain period of time. Taking off is often unsustainable unless a security's fundamental information justifies it.
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A ScotAirways spokeswoman said: "Our aircraft was just beginning its take-off roll and was still on the runway when an indication warning light came on in the cockpit.
The plant must be straight overhead at take-off, with the vaulter overcoming the tendency to plant in front of his head.
Wreckage lies at the scene of an Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed shortly after take-off
The Norwegian airline crew reported that the take-off "seemed normal" with one crew member adding: "The runway looked pitch black and the only thing we saw was the green lights."
He said he heard an explosion from the right engine of the aircraft shortly after take-off.
'Nigerians will recall the height of violent agitations in the Niger Delta which resulted in drastic downward turn in oil production to an all-time low level of 800,000 barrels per day, PANDEF leaders intervened, with a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari on November, 2016, on the need for immediate take-off of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State, and the upgrading of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron, Akwa Ibom State, to Federal University of Maritime Studies, Oron, were major items in the list of demands contained in the famous PANDEF 16-Point Agenda, for peace in the Niger Delta region.
Immediately after take-off, one of the ATR's engines located on the right side of the aircraft burst into flames.
According to PIA spokesman, the pilot noticed malfunctioning in engine number 2 soon after take-off and brought the plane back.
AeroMobil's international engineering team has been developing the AeroMobil 5.0 VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) concept and the AeroMobil 4.
The plane's flight map showing its return shortly after take-off
Since then air traffic controllers have been banned from using the phrase "Not cleared for take-off " or any similar negative instruction that includes the words "takeoff ".
Since then all air traffic controllers have been banned from using the phrase 'Not cleared for take-off' or any similar negative instruction that includes the words 'take-off'.