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ministering angel

noun [C] uk   /ˌmɪn.ɪ.stə.rɪŋˈeɪn.dʒəl/  us   /-stɚ.ɪŋ-/ UK humorous
a very kind person, usually a woman, who takes care of people who are ill
Translations of “ministering angel”
in Chinese (Traditional) 救死扶傷的天使,看守天使…
in Chinese (Simplified) 救死扶伤的天使,看护天使…
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