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one-star

adjective uk   /ˌwʌnˈstɑːr/ us    /-ˈstɑːr/
A one-star hotel or restaurant is not especially good but has achieved the lowest acceptable standard in an official quality test.
Translations of “one-star”
in Chinese (Traditional) (飯店或餐館)一星級的,最普通的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (酒店或餐馆)一星级的,最普通的…
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