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this and that

(also this, that, and the other) informal
C2 various things: "What were you ​talking about?" "Oh, this and that."
(Definition of this and that from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “this and that”
in Chinese (Simplified) 各种各样的事情…
in Turkish şunu bunu, şundan bundan, önemsiz şeyler…
in Russian то да се…
in Chinese (Traditional) 各種各樣的事情…
in Polish to i owo…
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