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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Par·take v. i. [imp. Partook p. p. Partaken p. pr. & vb. n. Partaking.]
 1. To take a part, portion, lot, or share, in common with others; to have a share or part; to participate; to share; as, to partake of a feast with others. “Brutes partake in this faculty.”
    When I against myself with thee partake.   --Shak.
 2. To have something of the properties, character, or office; -- usually followed by of.
    The attorney of the Duchy of Lancaster partakes partly of a judge, and partly of an attorney-general.   --Bacon.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 partake
      v 1: have some of the qualities or attributes of something
      2: have, give, or receive a share of; "We shared the cake"
         [syn: share, partake in]
      3: consume; "She didn't touch her food all night" [syn: touch]
      [also: partook, partaken]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 partaken
      See partake