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Translation of "damage limitation" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

damage limitation

noun [U]
 
 
the process of limiting the damaging effects of an action or mistake, or the attempt in war to use careful planning to avoid unnecessary death
控制损失;(战争中的)减少伤亡
The government is involved in a damage limitation exercise to minimize the effects of the scandal.
政府已经出面与其他各方一起行动,以尽量降低这桩丑闻所造成的影响。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
Translations of “damage limitation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 控制損失, (戰爭中的)減少傷亡…
(Definition of damage limitation from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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