allow of sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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allow of sth

formal
phrasal verb with allow uk   us   /əˈlaʊ/ verb
If a ​rule or ​situationallows of something, it makes it ​possible: This ​ruleallows of no ​exceptions. The ​evidenceallows of only one ​interpretation - he was ​murdered by his ​wife.
(Definition of allow of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “allow of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 容许, 容许有…的可能…
in Chinese (Traditional) 容許, 容許有…的可能…
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