the bowels of sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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the bowels of sth

the ​parts of something that are ​furthest away from the ​outside: The ​firestarteddeep in the ​bowels of the ​ship.
(Definition of the bowels of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the bowels of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) …的内部,…的深处…
in Chinese (Traditional) …的內部,…的深處…
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