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weed sth/sb out

phrasal verb with weed uk   us   /wiːd/ verb [I or T]
to get rid of unwanted things or people from a group: The first round of interviews only really serves to weed out the very weakest of applicants.
Translations of “weed sth/sb out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 清除, 剔除, 淘汰…
in Chinese (Simplified) 清除, 剔除, 淘汰…
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