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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “ration sth out”

ration sth out

phrasal verb with ration /ˈræʃ.ən/ verb [T]
to divide something between a group of people so that each person gets a small amount
把(有限的東西)分給;均分(少量的東西)
Ann rationed out the cake between the children.
安把蛋糕平分給孩子們。
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(Definition of ration sth out from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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