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breathing roomnoun [U or S]

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→  breathing space
(Definition of breathing room from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “breathing room”
in Chinese (Simplified) 休整时期, 考虑的时间…
in Chinese (Traditional) 休整時期, 考慮的時間…
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