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official secret

noun [C] uk   us   UK
a piece of information that is known only by the government and its employees: She was accused of leaking (= telling) official secrets to the newspapers.
Translations of “official secret”
in Chinese (Traditional) 國家機密,官方機密…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国家机密,官方机密…
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