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countermand

verb [T] uk   /ˌkaʊn.təˈmɑːnd/  us   /-t̬ɚˈmænd/ formal
to change an order that has already been given, especially by giving a new order
Translations of “countermand”
in Chinese (Traditional) 取消,撤回(命令), 重新發布(命令)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 取消,撤回(命令), 重新发布(命令)…
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