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shake down

informal
phrasal verb with shake uk   us   /ʃeɪk/ verb (shook, shaken)
to become organized or established after a period of change: Give the new arrangements time to shake down - I'm sure they'll be OK.
Translations of “shake down”
in Chinese (Traditional) 安頓下來, 調整就緒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 安顿下来, 调整就绪…
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