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expert

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈekspɜːt/
B1 someone who has a lot of skill in something or a lot of knowledge about something: He's an expert on Japanese literature. Show me how to use this computer - You're the expert.Experts and specialists
Translations of “expert”
in Korean 전문가…
in Arabic خَبير…
in Portuguese perito, -a, especialista…
in Catalan expert, -a…
in Japanese 専門家…
in Italian esperto, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 專家, 內行, 行家…
in Russian специалист, эксперт…
in Turkish uzman, usta, bilir kişi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 专家, 内行, 行家…
in Polish ekspert, specjalist-a/ka…
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