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English definition of “cone sth off”

cone sth off

phrasal verb with cone     /kəʊn/ US  /koʊn/ verb
to prevent traffic from using a road or area by putting special objects that are shaped like cones on it: Part of the road had been coned off for repair work .Isolating and separating
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