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hammer and sickle

noun [S] uk   us  
a symbol of Communism, which was based on tools used by workers in factories and on farms
Translations of “hammer and sickle”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鐵鎚與鐮刀(共産主義的象徵)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锤子与镰刀(共产主义的象征)…
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