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bag of bones

noun [S] uk   informal us  
someone who is extremely thin: The child was just a bag of bones when we found her.
Translations of “bag of bones”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瘦骨嶙峋的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瘦骨嶙峋的人…
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