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machinate

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ˈmæʃ.ɪ.neɪt/ /ˈmæk-/
to make secret plans in order to get an advantage
Translations of “machinate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 陰謀策劃,密謀(以獲利)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 阴谋策划,密谋(以得利)…
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