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not be set/carved in stone

UK (US not be carved/etched in stone) to be ​able to be ​changed: These are just a few ​ideas - nothing is set in stone ​yet.
(Definition of not be set/carved in stone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not be set/carved in stone”
in Chinese (Simplified) 还未确定, 未成定局…
in Chinese (Traditional) 還未確定, 未成定局…
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