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Re: Scale back

Posted by Bob on November 12, 2005

In Reply to: Scale back posted by Waleed on November 12, 2005

: Dear All,

: I am a translator (English>Arabic) and I want to know the meaning of this phrasal verb: scale back
: Ex.: to scale back the country foreign policies

: Thank you

"Scale back" = to reduce incrementally, but not eliminate entirely.