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ministering angelnoun [C]

uk   /ˌmɪn.ɪ.stə.rɪŋˈeɪn.dʒəl/  us   /-stɚ.ɪŋ-/ UK humorous
a very ​kindperson, usually a woman, who ​takescare of ​people who are ​ill
(Definition of ministering angel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ministering angel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 救死扶伤的天使,看护天使…
in Chinese (Traditional) 救死扶傷的天使,看守天使…
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