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alien

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈeɪ.li.ən/
legal a foreigner, usually someone who lives in a country of which they are not a legal citizen
(通常指不是所在国公民的)外国人,外侨,侨民
When war broke out the government rounded up thousands of aliens and put them in temporary camps.
战争爆发时,政府把数以千计的外国人集中在一起,关在临时拘留营中。
Racial issuesRace and ethnicity
a creature from a different planet
外星人(或生物)
Strange, suspicious and unnatural things and people
(Definition of alien noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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