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palindromenoun [C]

uk   /ˈpæl.ɪn.drəʊm/  us   /-droʊm/
a word or ​group of words that is the same when you ​read it ​forwards from the ​beginning or ​backwards from the end: "Refer" and "​level" are palindromes.
(Definition of palindrome from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “palindrome”
in Chinese (Simplified) 回文(顺读和倒读都一样的词、诗句等)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 回文(順讀和倒讀都一樣的詞、詩句等)…
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