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brain trustnoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK brains trust)
a ​group of ​people who ​advise a ​leader: The candidate's ​braintrust is ​gathering this ​weekend to ​planstrategy for the ​primaryelection.
(Definition of brain trust from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “brain trust”
in Chinese (Simplified) 智囊团, 顾问团, 咨询团…
in Chinese (Traditional) 智囊團, 顧問團, 諮詢團…
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