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quarantine

noun [U] uk   /ˈkwɒr.ən.tiːn/ us    /ˈkwɔːr-/
a period of time during which an animal or person that might have a disease is kept away from other people or animals so that the disease cannot spread: The horse had to spend several months in quarantine when it reached Britain.

quarantine

verb [T] uk   /ˈkwɒr.ən.tiːn/ us    /ˈkwɔːr-/
to put an animal or person in quarantine
Traducciones de “quarantine”
en español cuarentena…
en francés quarantaine…
en alemán die Quarantäne…
en chino (tradicionál) 隔離檢疫期…
en ruso карантин…
en turco karantina…
en chino (simplificado) 隔离检疫期…
en polaco kwarantanna…
(Definition of quarantine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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