carve sth up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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carve sth up

phrasal verb with carve uk   /kɑːv/  us   /kɑːrv/ verb [I or T]
to ​divide something into ​smallerparts: The Nazi-Soviet ​pactcarved up the Baltic ​states in 1939.
(Definition of carve sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “carve sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分割,瓜分…
in Turkish insanların istemediği biçimde bir şeyi küçük parçalara bölmek…
in Russian делить, дробить…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分割,瓜分…
in Polish podzielić coś, rozparcelować coś…
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