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errand of mercy

literary an ​act of ​providing or ​bringinghelp
(Definition of errand of mercy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “errand of mercy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 救难扶困之举, 雪中送炭…
in Chinese (Traditional) 救難扶困之舉, 雪中送炭…
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