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comic strip

noun [C] uk   ( also cartoon strip) us  
a short series of funny drawings with a small amount of writing, often published in a newspaper
Translations of “comic strip”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常刊登在報紙上的)連環漫畫…
in Russian комикс…
in Turkish çizgi roman, gülmece roman…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常刊登在报纸上的)连环漫画…
in Polish historyjka obrazkowa…
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