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English definition of “bar”

bar

verb [T] (CLOSE)    /bɑːr/ US  /bɑːr/ (-rr-)
to put bars across something, especially to keep it closed: We barred the door to stop anyone getting into the room.Locking and bolting
(Definition of bar verb (CLOSE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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