Translation of "quarantine" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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quarantinenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkwɒr.ən.tiːn/ us /ˈkwɔːr.ən.tiːn/

a period of time during which an animal or person that might have a disease is kept away from other people or animals so that the disease cannot spread

The horse had to spend several months in quarantine when it reached Britain. 那匹马到达英国后要进行几个月的隔离检疫。

quarantineverb [ T ]

uk /ˈkwɒr.ən.tiːn/ us /ˈkwɔːr.ən.tiːn/

to put an animal or person in quarantine


(Translation of “quarantine” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)