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preempt
English: preempt
Chinese: [pri:'empt]
vt. 先买, 先取
vi. 先发制人地叫牌
【法】 先取, 先占, 以占而取得先买权
Examples:
1. Better preempt to keep the opponent from bidding .
最好采用阻击叫,使对方难以参加竞叫。
2. Better preempt to keep the opponents from bidding.
最好还是先发制人叫高牌,别让对方有机会叫牌。
3. Discussion of the water shortage will preempt the other topics on this week's agenda.
在这星期日程表上关于用水短缺的讨论将优先于其它议题
4. For example, federal statutes might explicitly preempt, or explicitly waive any preemption of, state law.
例如,联邦法律可以明确的先占,或明确的取消州法律的先占.
5. I advised him against it, because to preempt his own deadline might confuse our adversaries.
我建议他不要这样做,因为他在自己提出的最后期限之前就抢先采取行动,可能使我们的敌人莫名其妙。
6. The Clean Water Act expressly provides that it does not preempt more stringent state law.
《洁净水法案》明确规定,该法并不先占更为严格的州法律。
7. The international community should pay close attention to this and adopt necessary measures to preempt such dangerous developments.
国际社会对此应予严重关注,并采取必要的措施制止这一危险事态的发展。
8. They do not preempt the land surface that is useful for other purposes.
它们不预先占用对其它目的有用的地面。
9. To preempt that potential objection, you have to signal your intentions early on.
为了应付对方可能会有的排斥心态,你必须尽早表明自己买房子的目的。
10. Valid federal regulations have the force of law and preempt state laws and rules.
有效的联邦规章有法律效力并且优于州法律、法规。