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tranquillize

verb [T] UK (UK also tranquillise, US tranquilize) uk   /ˈtræŋ.kwɪ.laɪz/  us   /ˈtræn-/
to make an animal or person become unconscious or calm, especially with a drug: a tranquillizing drug The dogs were tranquillized with a dart gun and taken to a shelter.
Translations of “tranquillize”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指用藥物)使鎮靜(或昏迷)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指用药物)使镇静(或昏迷)…
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