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curtail
'kɜrteɪl
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English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Place restrictions on.
  2. Terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent.
Hyphenationcur•tail
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb
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缩减suōjiǎnto cut; to reduce
剥夺bōduóto deprive; to expropriate; to strip (somebody of his property)
简略jiǎnlüèsimple; brief
缩短suōduǎnto curtail; to cut down
紧缩jǐnsuō(economics) to reduce; to curtail; to cut back; to tighten; austerity; tightening; crunch
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