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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “dog days”

dog days

plural noun    
the hottest days of the summer
Hot and heatSultriness and humidity
(Definition of dog days plural noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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