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ration

verb [T]     /ˈræʃ.ən/
to limit the amount of a particular thing that someone is allowed to have 对…实行配给;定量供应;限定…的量 Do you remember when petrol was rationed to five gallons a week? 你还记得以前每周配给5加仑汽油的时候吗? My children would watch television all day long, but I ration it. 要不是我加以限制,孩子们会整天整天地看电视。 Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of ration verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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