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one-horse townnoun [C]

uk   /ˌwʌn.hɔːsˈtaʊn/  us   /-hɔːrs-/ mainly US
a ​town that is ​small and not ​important
(Definition of one-horse town from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “one-horse town”
in Chinese (Simplified) 乡村小镇…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鄉村小鎮…
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