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hiding

noun
 
 
/ˈhaɪdɪŋ/
be in hiding; go into hiding to hide in a place, especially from the police or if you are in dangerHiding and disguising
Translations of “hiding”
in Chinese (Traditional) (懲罰性的)痛打, 慘敗,徹底失敗…
in Chinese (Simplified) (惩罚性的)痛打, 惨败,彻底失败…
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