parlance translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "parlance" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [U]
/ˈpɑː.lənts/ US  /ˈpɑːr-/ formal
a group of words or style of speaking used by a particular group of people
Oral contraceptives are collectively referred to in common parlance as 'the pill'.
口服避孕药通常被统称为 the pill。
business/legal parlance
Forms of languages and specialist dialects
Translations of “parlance”
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(Definition of parlance from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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