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immobilizeverb [T]

(UK usually immobilise) uk   /ɪˈməʊ.bəl.aɪz/  us   /ɪˈmoʊ.bəl.aɪz/
immobilization
noun [U] (UK usually immobilisation) uk   /ɪˌməʊ.bəl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ɪˌmoʊ.bəl.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of immobilize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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immobilizeverb [T]

( UK also immobilise) uk   us   /ɪˈməʊbəlaɪz/
FINANCE, ECONOMICS to prevent a company, country, or economy from using money or other assets: Underdeveloped financial markets limit the availability of credit, immobilizing large amounts of cash that could be used more productively.
to prevent someone or something from being able to move or operate: Commuter trains were immobilized by the storm.
(Definition of immobilize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “immobilize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 锁止…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鎖止…
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