Translation of "damage limitation" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

damage limitation

noun [ U ] uk /ˈdæm.ɪdʒ lɪm.ɪˌteɪ.ʃən/ us /ˈdæm.ɪdʒ lɪm.ɪˌteɪ.ʃən/ also damage control

the process of limiting the damaging effects of an action or mistake, or the attempt in war to use careful planning to avoid unnecessary death

控制損失;(戰爭中的)減少傷亡
The government is involved in a damage-limitation exercise to minimize the effects of the scandal. 政府已經出面與其他各方一起行動,以盡量降低這宗醜聞所造成的影響。

(Translation of “damage limitation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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