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shut (sth) down

verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with shut   /ʃʌt/ ( present participle shutting, past tense and past participle shut) us  
B1 If a business or a large piece of equipment shuts down or someone shuts it down, it stops operating: The company plans to shut down four factories and cut 10,000 jobs. The crew shut down the right-hand engine of the aircraft.
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en chino (tradicionál) 關閉, (使)停止運作…
en ruso закрывать(ся), блокировать…
en turco kapatmak, kapanmak…
en chino (simplificado) 关闭, (使)停止运转…
en polaco zamykać coś /się…
(Definition of shut (sth) down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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