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take account of (someone or something)

To think about, consider, or pay attention to someone or something. Your grandfather's final will and testament takes account of you and your youngest brother equally. We'll be taking account of your years of loyal service while we consider what should be done.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

take account of someone or something

to pay attention to someone or something. You should take account of Tom. He has some good advice. Do I have to take account of the new policies?
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

take account of

To take into consideration.
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American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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