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close sth off

phrasal verb with close uk   /kləʊz/  us   /kloʊz/ verb
C1 to put something across the entrance of a place to stop people from entering: Police quickly closed off the area.
Translations of “close sth off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 封鎖,封閉,關閉(入口)…
in Russian перекрывать…
in Turkish önünü kapatmak, germek, geçişi engellemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 封锁,封闭,关闭(入口)…
in Polish odgradzać coś…
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