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"debrief" in British English

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debriefverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌdiːˈbriːf/
to ​question someone in ​detail about ​work they have done for you: The ​pilots were ​thoroughly debriefed after every ​mission. a debriefing session
(Definition of debrief from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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debriefverb [T]

 us   /diˈbrif/
to ​question someone in ​detail to get ​usefulinformation about something that ​person has done for you: After every ​flight, ​engineersthoroughly debrief the ​testpilot.
(Definition of debrief from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “debrief”
in Chinese (Simplified) 详细询问,盘问(执行任务的情况)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 詳細詢問,盤問(執行任務的情況)…
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