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parcel sth out

phrasal verb with parcel uk   /ˈpɑː.səl/  us   /ˈpɑːr.səl/ verb (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to ​divide something and give the ​separateparts to different ​people: The ​biggerfarms were parcelled out after the ​revolution in 1973. She parcelled out the ​gifts to the other ​children.
(Definition of parcel sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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parcel sth out

phrasal verb with parcel uk   us   /ˈpɑːsəl/ verb (UK -ll-, US -l-)
to ​divide something and give the ​separateparts to different ​people or at different ​times: parcel sth out to sb Information ​technology is used to ​parcelwork out to a large ​group.parcel sth out at sth The ​grant was to be parceled out at $200,000 ​peryear over five ​years.
(Definition of parcel sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parcel sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…分发出去, 分配…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…分發出去, 分配…
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