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magic wand

noun [C] uk   us  
a small stick used by people who perform tricks for entertainment: He waved his magic wand and a rabbit appeared. a quick and easy solution: She warned that she had no magic wand to solve the problem.
Translations of “magic wand”
in Chinese (Traditional) 魔杖, 迅速而簡單的解決辦法…
in Chinese (Simplified) 魔杖, 迅速而简单的解决办法…
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