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zero in on sth/sb

phrasal verb with zero uk   /ˈzɪə.rəʊ/ us   /ˈzɪr.oʊ/ verb present tense zeroes
to aim a weapon directly at something or someone: Modern military aircraft use computers to help them zero in on their targets.
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in Chinese (Simplified) (把武器)瞄准…,瞄向……
in Chinese (Traditional) (把武器)瞄準…,瞄向……
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