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maiden aunt

noun [C] uk   us   old-fashioned
an aunt who is not married and is no longer young
Translations of “maiden aunt”
in Chinese (Traditional) 未婚老姑媽(或姨媽)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 未婚老姑妈(或姨妈)…
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