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strictly speaking

B2 being completely accurate: Strictly speaking, Great Britain consists of Scotland, Wales, and England, and the United Kingdom consists of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Translations of “strictly speaking”
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴格來說…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严格来说…
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