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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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After arming cells with a gene that encodes RRE, investigators can flood these cells with the decoy and dramatically curtail HIV replication.
The government is desperately looking for an option to reduce the increased deficit but the trade deficit could not be curtailed despite a 5pc devaluation of local currency in December 2017.
In an urgent advisory, the J&K home ministry has asked all the tourists and Amarnath yatris to curtail their visit at the earliest and leave the valley immediately.
The report termed it a blow to global efforts to curtail the disease.
He informed that daily expenses of university have been curtailed. Meeting made recommendations to higher education commission Islamabad, universities board and Sindh government not to curtail the budget of university as it can affect adversely the research and teaching work of university.
After its failure to curtail the smuggling of mobile phones, the government has decided to withdraw the baggage rule exemption, a facility for international travelers by which they can register their phones on their passports per year with no tax.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A US congressional committee is probing a move by the administration of President Donald Trump to curtail the federal government's role in scrutinizing fatal shootings by police.
Government has taken solid steps to curtail the expenses.
There is a need to curtail the trade deficit by following import compression.
Saud Mehmood, chairman of the Taxation Sub-committee of SITE Association of Industry (SAI) has said that the association completely understands that rupee depreciation is an important step to curtail the spiralling current account deficit.
The statement added: 'It is unlawful and statutorily wrong to curtail the clear intendment of this Section of the Electoral Act which is clear and unambiguous.
KARACHI -- FPCCI's presidential candidate Daroo Khan Achakzai has called for adequate utilization of marble and granite resources in the country to help earn handsome foreign exchange and curtail unemployment.
The visiting team of the Asia Pacific Group (APG) arrived to assess Pakistan's prevailing legal and institutional framework, and the government's measures to curtail terrorism financing, on behalf of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) early October, and the government was seen to be visibly nervous through the delegation's assessment.
Dominguez III said the Philippine government is 'deeply concerned' over the 'ultimate consequences' of this convergence that could curtail the Philippines's prospects for inclusive growth and choke the flow of investments necessary to sustain its current economic expansion.
The agenda of the meeting was to discuss the current financial crisis at the University and after detailed deliberations and healthy discussion among the stakeholders, it was decided that the University will follow the policy of austere measures and curtail expenditure to its possibility to save more revenue.