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love bite

noun [C] uk   UK ( US hickey) us  
a temporary red mark on someone's skin, often the neck, where someone has sucked or bitten it as a sexual act
Translations of “love bite”
in Chinese (Traditional) 愛痕(常指在脖子上留下的吻痕或咬痕)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 爱痕(常指在脖子上留下的吻痕或咬痕)…
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