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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “give sth off”

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give sth off

phrasal verb with give /ɡɪv/ verb (gave, given)
to produce heat, light, a smell or a gas
發出,放出(熱、光、氣味或氣體)
That tiny radiator doesn't give off much heat.
那個小散熱器散發不出太多熱量。
Emitting and ejecting
Translations of “give sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出,放出(热、光、气味或气体)…
(Definition of give sth off from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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