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that is (to say)

C1 said when you want to give further details or be more exact about something: I'll meet you in the city, that is, I will if the trains are running.
Translations of “that is (to say)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 那就是說…
in Chinese (Simplified) 那就是说…
(Definition of that is (to say) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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