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spread sth over sth

phrasal verb with spread uk   us   /spred/ verb [I or T] (spread)
C2 to ​arrange for something to ​happen in ​stages during a ​period of ​time: The ​course is ​spread over two ​years. The ​repayments on the ​loan can be ​spread out over three ​years.
(Definition of spread sth over sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “spread sth over sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使…分期完成, 使…分次进行, 分摊…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使…分期完成, 使…分次進行, 分攤…
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