Translation of "quarantine" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ˈkwɒr.ən.tiːn/ US  /ˈkwɔːr-/

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。

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