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pension sth off

phrasal verb with pension uk   /ˈpen.ʃən/  us   /ˈpen.ʃən/ verb
(Definition of pension sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pension sth off

informal
phrasal verb with pension uk   us   /ˈpenʃən/ verb
to ​stop using something either because it is too old or not practical: Increasing ​demand for ​cleaner energies ​mean many old ​powerstations are being pensioned off.
(Definition of pension sth off from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pension sth off”
in Chinese (Simplified) (因陈旧而)不再使用(机器等)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (因陳舊而)不再使用(機器等)…
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