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shut down

Translation of shut down in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio [factory/business] cerrar*; [machinery] apagarse*, desconectarse
  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [factory/business] cerrar*; [machinery] apagar*, desconectar the strike has shut down all rail services la huelga ha paralizado totalmente el ferrocarril
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