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stratagem

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈstræt.ə.dʒəm/ us    /ˈstræt̬-/
a carefully planned way of achieving or dealing with something, often involving a trick: Her stratagem for dealing with her husband's infidelities was to ignore them. He was a master of stratagem.
Translations of “stratagem”
in Spanish estratagema…
in French stratagème…
in German die (Kriegs)List…
in Chinese (Traditional) 策略, 計策,計謀…
in Chinese (Simplified) 策略, 计策,计谋…
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