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roll sth back

phrasal verb with roll uk   /rəʊl/ us   verb
to reduce the influence of particular laws, rules, etc.: He wants to roll back laws designed to clean up the air, water and land.
FINANCE to reduce prices, costs, taxes, etc.: The City Council agreed to roll back property taxes.
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Translations of “roll sth back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 减(价),降(价),削减(价格)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減(價),降(價),削減(價格)…
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“roll sth back” in Business English

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