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the staff of life

literary
bread, considered as one of the most important foods we eat
Translations of “the staff of life”
in Chinese (Traditional) 主食,麵包…
in Chinese (Simplified) 主食,面包…
(Definition of the staff of life from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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