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  1. embargo

    • IPA[ɛmˈbɑːɡəʊ]

    英式

    • n.
      an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country;an official ban on any activity
    • v.
      impose an official ban on (trade or a country or commodity);officially ban the publication of
    • verb: embargo, 3rd person present: embargoes, gerund or present participle: embargoing, past tense: embargoed, past participle: embargoed

    • noun: embargo, plural noun: embargoes

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country an embargo on grain sales an arms embargo
    • an official ban on any activity there is a complete embargo on taking photographs in court
    • 2. historical an order of a state forbidding foreign ships to enter, or any ships to leave, its ports an embargo laid by our Emperor upon all vessels whatsoever

    動詞

    • 1. impose an official ban on (trade or a country or commodity) all of these countries have been embargoed by the US
    • officially ban the publication of documents of national security importance are routinely embargoed
    • 2. archaic seize (a ship or goods) for state service they must embargo means of transport
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    • IPA[əmˈbärɡō]

    美式

    • n.
      an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country: an embargo on grain sales the oil embargo of 1973
    • v.
      impose an official ban on (trade or a country or commodity): the country has been virtually embargoed by most of the noncommunist world

    Oxford American Dictionary