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move sb/sth in

phrasal verb with move uk   us   /muːv/ verb
If the ​police, ​army, or any ​group of ​people in ​authoritymove in, or if someone ​moves them in, they take ​control or ​attack, in ​order to ​deal with a ​difficult or ​dangeroussituation: When a ​company goes out of ​business, ​officials usually ​move in to take ​control. The ​decision has been made to ​move UN ​troops in to ​try and ​stop the ​fighting.
(Definition of move sb/sth in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “move sb/sth in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 接手, (对…)进行操纵,干预…
in Chinese (Traditional) 接手, (對…)進行操縱,幹預…
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