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cast/shed/throw light on sth

C2 Something or someone that ​casts/​sheds/​throws light on a ​situationprovides an ​explanation for it or ​information that makes it ​easier to ​understand: As an ​economist, he was ​able to ​shed some light on the ​problem.
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Translations of “cast/shed/throw light on sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 为…提供解释, 使…较容易理解…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為…提供解釋, 使…較容易理解…
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