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demobilize

verb [T] uk formal ( UK usually demobilise)   /ˌdiːˈməʊ.bɪ.laɪz/ us    /-ˈmoʊ-/
to release someone from one of the armed forces, especially at the end of a war: He was demobilized in March 1946.
demobilization
noun [U] uk ( UK usually demobilisation)   /diːˌməʊ.bɪ.laɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us    /-ˌmoʊ.bɪ.ləˈ-/
Translations of “demobilize”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指戰爭結束後)使退伍,使復員…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指战争结束后)使退伍,使复员…
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