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ration

verb [T]     /ˈræʃ.ən/
to limit the amount of a particular thing that someone is allowed to have 對…實行配給;定量供應;限定…的量 Do you remember when petrol was rationed to five gallons a week? 你還記得以前每週配給五加侖汽油的時候嗎? My children would watch television all day long, but I ration it. 要不是我加以限制,孩子們會整天整天地看電視。 Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of ration verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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