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Frankenstein

noun [C] uk   /ˈfræŋ.kən.staɪn/ ( also Frankenstein's monster) us  
something that destroys or harms the person or people who created it: In arming the dictator, the US was creating a Frankenstein.
Traducciones de “Frankenstein”
en chino (tradicionál) 法蘭根斯坦(指毀滅或危害其創造者的事物)…
en chino (simplificado) 弗兰肯斯坦(指毁灭或危害其创造者的事物)…
(Definition of Frankenstein from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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