collocate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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collocateverb [I]

uk   /ˈkɒl.ə.keɪt/  us   /ˈkɑː.lə-/ specialized
(of words and ​phrases) to often be used together in a way that ​soundscorrect to ​people who have ​spoken the ​language all ​theirlives, but might not be ​expected from the ​meaning
(Definition of collocate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (词或短语)搭配,组合…
in Chinese (Traditional) (詞或短語)搭配,組合…
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