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stakeout

noun [C]  /ˈsteɪkˌɑʊt/ us  
an act of secretly watching a place or person, esp. to see if any illegal activity is taking place: The stakeout did not provide much help to investigators.
Translations of “stakeout”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指警方的)監視…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指警方的)监视…
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