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English definition of “narrow sth down”

narrow sth down

phrasal verb with narrow     /ˈnær.əʊ/ US  /-oʊ/ verb
C2 to make a number or list of things smaller, by removing the things that are least important, necessary, or suitable: We narrowed the list of candidates down from ten to three.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
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