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撤火chè huǒ
dampen the enthusiasm of; discourage; pour cold water on
她丈夫不喜欢她干这工作,所以总是给她撤火。
Her husband dislikes her to do this job, so he often pours cold water on her efforts.
stop heating; extinguish a fire in a stove
每年三月十五日撤火。
The heating stops on the fifteenth of March every year.

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