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wind sth up

phrasal verb with wind /waɪnd/ verb (wound)
to close a business or organization
关闭(企业或机构);使停业
Lawyers were called in to wind up the company.
律师被请来对这家公司进行停业清理。
Starting, succeeding and failing in business
to officially end the existence of a company, usually because it is bankrupt (= has no money to pay debts): The Group could be wound up after its shares were suspended on the Stock Exchange at 3p yesterday.Poverty and poor
Translations of “wind sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 關閉(企業或機構), 使停業…
(Definition of wind sth up phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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