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manoeuvre

noun [C]
 
 
/məˈnuːvər/ ( US maneuver)
a planned action that is intended to get an advantage: This manoeuvre has the effect of rewarding those shareholders who sell at the expense of those who remain.
room for/to manoeuvre ( also freedom of manoeuvre) the opportunity to change your plans or choose between different ways of doing something: The law in this area is very strict and doesn't allow us much room for manoeuvre.
Translations of “manoeuvre”
in Spanish maniobra, estratagema…
in French manœuvre…
in German das Manöver, der Schachzug…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動作, 精巧動作…
in Russian маневр, интрига…
in Turkish manevra, hile, dolap…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动作, 精巧动作…
in Polish manewr…
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