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painstakinglyadverb

uk   us   /ˈpeɪnzˌteɪ.kɪŋ.li/
in a way that ​shows you have taken a lot of ​care or made a lot of ​effort: She painstakingly ​explained how the ​machineworked.
(Definition of painstakingly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “painstakingly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 精心地, 费力地,刻苦地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 精心地, 費力地,刻苦地…
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