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Definición de “litany” en inglés

litany

noun [C]  /ˈlɪt·ən·i/ us  
a long list spoken or given to someone, esp. to someone who has heard or seen it before or finds it boring: She had to hear once again his litany of complaints over how badly he was treated.
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