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the National Trust

noun uk   us  
an organization in the UK that owns and takes care of many beautiful and old buildings and beautiful and important areas of countryside
Translations of “the National Trust”
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國保護名勝古跡的)國民託管組織…
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国保护名胜古迹的)国民托管组织…
(Definition of the National Trust from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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