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noun [C]  /ˈpri·sept/ us  
a rule for action or behavior, esp. one based on moral consideration: common precepts of decency
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in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指道德方面的)戒律,規矩,準則…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指道德方面的)戒律,规矩,准则…
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