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tip of the iceberg

a small noticeable part of a problem, the total size of which is really much greater
(重大问题的)冰山一角,端倪,明显的一小部分
These small local protests are just the tip of the iceberg.
这些小规模的地方性抗议只是冰山的一角。
Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impedingDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “tip of the iceberg”
in Chinese (Traditional) (重大問題的)冰山一角,端倪,明顯的一小部分…
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