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key sth to sb

verb uk phrasal verb with key   /kiː/ us  
to arrange or plan something so that it is suitable for a particular person or situation: The books are keyed to the interests of very young children.
Translations of “key sth to sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使適合於, 針對…安排(或計劃)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使适合于, 针对…安排(或计划)…
(Definition of key sth to sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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