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English definition of “curb”

curb

noun [C] (CONTROL)    /kɜːb/ US  /kɝːb/
a limit on something that is not wanted: You must try to put a curb on your bad temper/spending habits.Range and limits
(Definition of curb noun (CONTROL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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