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breaking and entering

illegally forcing your way into a house, especially to steal something
Translations of “breaking and entering”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指為偷竊)非法破門侵入…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指为偷窃)非法破门侵入…
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