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curtail

verb [T]     /kəˈteɪl/ US  /kɚ-/
to stop something before it is finished, or to reduce or limit something 制止;減少;縮減;限制 to curtail your holiday/spending 縮短假期/縮減開支 The last government severely curtailed trade union rights. 上屆政府嚴格限制工會權利。 Cancelling and interruptingLimiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
curtailment     /kəˈteɪl.mənt/ US  /kɚ-/ noun [C or U] Cancelling and interruptingLimiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
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