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grey eminence

noun [C usually singular] uk mainly UK ( US usually gray eminence)   us  
Translations of “grey eminence”
in Chinese (Traditional) 灰色高貴(指後台掌權的人物)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 灰色高贵(指后台掌权的人物)…
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