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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “shut (sth) down”

shut (sth) down

phrasal verb with shut /ʃʌt/ verb [I or T] (present tense shutting, past tense and past participle shut)
If a business or a large piece of equipment shuts down or someone shuts it down, it stops operating
關閉;(使)停止運作
The company plans to shut down four factories and cut 10 000 jobs.
公司計劃關閉四個工廠,精簡一萬個工作名額。
The crew shut down the right-hand engine of the aircraft.
機組人員關閉了飛機右側的引擎。
Not functioningStarting, succeeding and failing in business
(Definition of shut (sth) down from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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