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Synonyms for curtail

to make short or shorter the duration or extent of

Synonyms for curtail

terminate or abbreviate before its intended or proper end or its full extent

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Thanks to subsidies provided by RUSAL in the framework of the federal programme aimed at supporting monotowns, all employees of the capacities to be curtailed will be offered employment.
ASTON Villa chairman Doug Ellis has hit back at suggestions that he has curtailed the spending plans of manager John Gregory.
In the richer countries, we all fly, and would be very resentful if our air miles were to be curtailed by law.
has curtailed operations at its coated printing paper mill in Brainerd, Minn.
The Court's decision on the FDA's regulatory authority curtailed enforcement efforts designed to ensure retailer compliance with legal restrictions on youth purchase of tobacco products.
Until now, widespread SAN adoption has been curtailed by proprietary implementations.
The TRA '97 curtailed use of this technique by deeming the short sale a constructive sale on which gain or loss must be immediately recognized (whether or not the position is sold).
The tabloids and broadsheets publish on those two days but their circulation route will be severely curtailed by the superstore closures.
Another questionable practice that will be curtailed involves what can be capitalized and amortized as overhead.
By March 1 of this year, wound dressings now covered under Medicare Part B will be severely restricted for some patients and curtailed completely for chronic wound sufferers, who comprise approximately 80% of all wound patients.
Free speech and assembly rights were severely curtailed during the period between the Battle of Homestead, when workers' rights were curtailed, and the successful organization of the Homestead mill by the Steel Workers Organizing Committee (SWOC) in 1937, when these rights were restored.
The apex bank curtailed the supply of dollars to banks to curb the appeal of the nation's assets.
Following the seizure of mobile phone from the possession of former Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, the jail authorities in Goa have curtailed the facilities extended to him including his family's visits to the prison.
The meeting was told that most of the government cases pertained to transfers, postings/dismissals of non-gazetted employees and the same could be curtailed upto 50% provided the appellant authorities i.