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The meaning of Mothballing

Mothballing – definition

verb

Store (clothes) with mothballs.

Usage examples:

He left muttering something about mothballing the suit until next year.
verb

Stop using (a piece of equipment or a building) but keep it in good condition so that it can readily be used again.

Usage examples:

It would cost the company a lot of money just to mothball the mine
noun

A small pellet of a pungent substance, typically naphthalene, put in among stored garments to keep away clothes moths.

Usage examples:

For optimal protection, store in acid-free, nonplastic containers, or in garment bags with mothball…
verb

Present participle of mothball

Usage examples:

Six coal mines were mothballed in the hope that they could be reopened in a time of better economic…

Mothballing translation into English

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封存

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Mottenballen

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Mise sous cocon

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Einmotten

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मॉथबॉलिंग

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Naftalina

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몹쓸 짓

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Консервация, Консервировать

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Naftalina, Empaquetar

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