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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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