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werewolf

noun [C] uk   /ˈwɪə.wʊlf/ /ˈweə-/  us   /ˈwɪr-/ /ˈwer-/ (plural werewolves)
someone who, in stories, changes into a wolf at the time of the full moon (= when the moon is a complete circle)
Translations of “werewolf”
in Chinese (Traditional) (故事中的)狼人…
in Chinese (Simplified) (故事中的)狼人…
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