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in the last/final analysis

something you say when you are ​talking about what is most ​important or ​true in a ​situation: In the ​final analysis, the only ​people who will ​benefit are ​propertyowners.
(Definition of in the last/final analysis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in the last/final analysis”
in Chinese (Simplified) 归根结底,总之…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歸根究柢,總之…
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