Meaning of SHUTDOWN in English


shut ‧ down /ˈʃʌtdaʊn/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

the closing of a factory, business, or piece of machinery, either permanently or for a short time

shutdown of

Environmental groups had called for the permanent shutdown of the plant.

safety systems and automatic shutdown procedures

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