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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “cap”

cap

verb [T often passive] (LIMIT)
限制
    /kæp/ (-pp-)
to put a limit on the amount of money that can be charged or spent in connection with a particular activity
对(收费或花费)定限额,限制
High spending councils have all been (rate/charge) capped.
对开销高的委员会(在经费上)都规定了限度。
Our mortgage is capped at 8.75% for five years.
我们的按揭贷款5年期的利率上限为8.75%。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impedingNegotiating prices
(Definition of cap verb (LIMIT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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