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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “delimit”

delimit

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌdiːˈlɪm.ɪt/ formal
to mark or describe the limits of something
标出…的界限,给…划界
Police powers are delimited by law.
警察的权限是由法律来划定的。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of delimit from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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