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hamstring

verb [T often passive]
 
 
/ˈhæm.strɪŋ/ (hamstrung)
to limit the amount of something that can be done or the ability or power of someone to do something
使受限制;使难有作为
The company was hamstrung by traditional but inefficient ways of conducting business.
这家公司被其传统但低效的经营方式所束缚。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of hamstring verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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