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layover

noun [C] uk   /ˈleɪˌəʊ.vər/ us    /-ˌoʊ.vɚ/ US ( UK stopover)
a short stay in a place that you make while you are on a longer journey to somewhere else: We had a four-hour layover in Chicago.
Translations of “layover”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指飛行途中的)短暫停留…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指飞行途中的)短暂停留…
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