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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “lateral thinking”

lateral thinking

noun [U]    
a way of solving a problem by thinking about it in a different and original way and not using traditional or expected methods
水平思考,横向思维(即用想象力寻求解决问题的新办法)
Solving and solutionsThinking and contemplatingLogic and reason
(Definition of lateral thinking noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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