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one-person

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌwʌnˈpɜː.sən/ us    /-ˈpɝː-/ ( also one-man/woman)
used to describe a performance or show of artistic works by just one person: This new one-person show has been positively received by the critics.
Translations of “one-person”
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨角戲的, 一人的,單人的, 個人的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 独角戏的, 一人的,单人的, 个人的…
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