cannibalize

US [ˈkænɪb(ə)lˌaɪz]
UK [ˈkænɪbəlaɪz]
  • v.吃(人);吃(同类);用拆下的零件修配(另一机器等)
  • Web食尸;吃尸;食屍
Present Participle:cannibalizing  Past Tense:cannibalized  Simple Present:cannibalizes  
cannibalize
v.
1.
~ sth
拆用(旧零件修理或装配另一部机器或车)to take the parts of a machine, vehicle, etc. and use them to repair or build another
2.
~ sth
(公司的新产品)竞食,冲击(另一种类似产品的销售)to reduce the sales of one of its products by introducing a similar new product

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