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decommissionverb [T]

uk   /ˌdiːkəˈmɪʃən/ us  
to officially take a factory or other industrial building out of use and make the area safe: The company's closure was announced in 2010, but 55 people still work there decommissioning the plant.

decommissionnoun [S or U]

uk   /ˌdiːkəˈmɪʃən/ us   also decommissioning
the act of officially taking a factory or other industrial building out of use: The decommission of a nuclear reactor can only take place after the appropriate licence has been granted. The decommissioning of North Sea oil fields will present a £10bn opportunity up to 2030, according to a new study.
(Definition of decommission from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “decommission”
in Chinese (Simplified) 关闭,停止使用(设备或武器)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 關閉,停止使用(設備或武器)…
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