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altruistic

adjective uk   /ˌæl.truˈɪs.tɪk/ us  
showing a wish to help or bring advantages to others, even if it results in disadvantage for yourself: I doubt whether her motives for donating the money are altruistic - she's probably looking for publicity.
altruistically
adverb uk   /-tɪ.kəl.i/ us  
Translations of “altruistic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 利他的,無私心的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 利他的,无私心的…
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