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brain drain

noun [C usually sing]  us   /ˈbreɪn ˌdreɪn/
the loss of many highly skilled and educated people from one country to another country
Translations of “brain drain”
in Chinese (Traditional) (國家的)人才流失,人才外流…
in Chinese (Simplified) (国家的)人才流失,人才外流…
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