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bystander

noun [C] uk   /ˈbaɪˌstæn.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
a person who is standing near and watching something that is happening but is not taking part in it: Many innocent bystanders were injured by the explosion.
Translations of “bystander”
in Chinese (Traditional) 旁觀者…
in Russian прохожий…
in Turkish seyirci, civarda bulunan kişi, temaşa eden…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旁观者…
in Polish (przypadkowy) przechodzień…
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