by numbers Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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by numbers

UK (US by the numbers) done ​according to a ​plan that has been ​decidedpreviously, without using ​your own ​imagination and ​ideas: This is ​painting by ​numbers - there's nothing ​original here.
(Definition of by numbers from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “by numbers”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机械地,死板地,按部就班地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機械地,死板地,按部就班地…
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