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allusionnoun [C]

 us   /əˈlu·ʒən/
literature a brief or indirect reference: He made some allusion to the years they lived apart.
(Definition of allusion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “allusion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 影射,暗指, 典故…
in Turkish ima, kinaye, taş…
in Russian намек…
in Chinese (Traditional) 影射,暗指, 典故…
in Polish aluzja…
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