scale sth down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"scale sth down" in British English

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scale sth down

(also scale sth back)
phrasal verb with scale uk   us   /skeɪl/ verb [T]
to make something ​smaller than it was or ​smaller than it was ​planned to be: A ​shortage of ​money has ​forced them to ​scale down the ​project.
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"scale sth down" in Business English

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scale sth down

(also scale sth back)
phrasal verb with scale uk   us   /skeɪl/ verb
to ​reduce the ​size, ​amount, or ​importance of something: We will probably ​scaleproduction down a little with the Government ​spendingcuts.
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(Definition of scale sth down from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “scale sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 缩减,缩小…
in Chinese (Traditional) 縮減,縮小…
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