свёртывать

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  • IPA(key): [ˈsvʲɵrtɨvətʲ]

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свёртывать ‎(svjórtyvatʹimpf ‎(perfective сверну́ть)

  1. to displace, remove
    Он с трудо́м свёртывает ка́мень.‎ ― On s trudóm svjórtyvajet kámenʹ. ― He is displacing/removing the stone with difficulty.
  2. to roll up, to furl
    свёртывать ковёр‎ ― svjórtyvatʹ kovjór ― to roll up the carpet
    свёртывать папиро́су‎ ― svjórtyvatʹ papirósu ― to roll a cigarette
    свёртывать паруса́‎ ― svjórtyvatʹ parusá ― to furl sails
  3. to curtail, reduce, cut down
    свёртывать произво́дство‎ ― svjórtyvatʹ proizvódstvo ― to curtail production
  4. to wind up, bring to a close
  5. to coagulate

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