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embargo
British English: /ɛmˈbɑːɡəʊ/
, /ɪmˈbɑːɡəʊ/
American English: /əmˈbɑrɡoʊ/

Translation of embargo in French:

noun

  • (Politics, Economy)
    on sur against contre
    trade/oil embargo
    embargo (m) commercial/pétrolier
    to impose an embargo on somebody/on something
    instaurer un embargo contre quelqu'un/sur quelque chose
    to lift an embargo
    lever un embargo

transitive verb

  • instaurer un embargo sur
    (trade)

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