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verb [transitive] formal emasculate pronunciation in American English /ɪˈmæskjəˌleɪt/ 
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present participleemasculating
past tenseemasculated
past participleemasculated
  1. 1
    to reduce the power or effectiveness of something

    He has closed opposition newspapers and emasculated the courts.

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 emasculate pronunciation in American English /ɪˌmæskjəˈleɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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