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shoot sth down

phrasal verb with shoot uk   /ʃuːt/ us   /ʃuːt/ verb shot, shot
to destroy an aircraft or make an aircraft, bird, etc. fall to the ground by shooting at it: He was killed during the war when his plane was shot down.

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Translations of “shoot sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 击落,打下(飞机、鸟等)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擊落,打下(飛機、鳥等)…
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