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adherentadjective

uk   /ədˈhɪə.rənt/ us   /ədˈhɪr.ənt/ formal
sticky: an adherent surface

adherentnoun [C]

uk   /ədˈhɪə.rənt/ us   /ədˈhɪr.ənt/ formal
a person who strongly supports a particular person, principle, or set of ideas: She has long been an adherent of the Communist Party.
(Definition of adherent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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adherentnoun [C]

us   /ədˈhɪər·ənt, æd-/
someone who strongly supports an idea, plan, person, etc.: She has been an adherent of home schooling for years.
(Definition of adherent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “adherent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 黏性的, 黏着的,附着的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黏性的, 黏著的,附著的…
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