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panoply

noun [S] uk   us   /ˈpæn.ə.pli/ formal
a wide range or collection of different things: There is a whole panoply of remedies and drugs available to the modern doctor.
Translations of “panoply”
in Chinese (Traditional) 琳琅滿目, 數量繁多…
in Chinese (Simplified) 琳琅满目, 数量繁多…
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