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truism

noun [C] uk   /ˈtruː.ɪ.zəm/ us  
a statement that is so obviously true that it is almost not worth saying: As far as health is concerned, it's a truism that prevention is better than cure.
Translations of “truism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自明之理,不言而喻的話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自明之理,不言而喻的话…
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