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curtail
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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to stop or restrict something
  • My mother's decision to curtail her education was more acceptable to her parents than to her sister; Aunt Martha not only disapproved— my aunt (who is a lovely woman) resented my mother, if only slightly.
    p. 16.4

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