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miracle

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɪr.ɪ.kl̩/ us  
B2 an unusual and mysterious event that is thought to have been caused by a god because it does not follow the usual laws of nature: Jesus Christ was said to have performed miracles like turning water into wine. a very lucky event that is surprising and unexpected : [+ (that)] Looking at the state of his car, it's a miracle (that) he wasn't killed! I can't promise a miracle cure, but I think we can improve things. an excellent achievement in a particular area of activity : I considered my recovery to be a miracle of modern medicine.
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in Korean 기적…
in Arabic أُعْجوبة, مُعْجِزة…
in French miracle…
in Turkish mucize, harika bir olay, imkansız olay…
in Italian miracolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奇跡, 奇事,令人驚歎的事…
in Russian чудо, удивительная вещь…
in Polish cud…
in Spanish milagro…
in Portuguese milagre…
in German das Wunder…
in Catalan miracle…
in Japanese 奇跡的なこと, 奇跡…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奇迹, 奇事,令人惊叹的事…
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