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masterclass

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɑː.stə.klɑːs/ us    /ˈmæs.tɚ.klæs/
a class taught by someone who has an expert knowledge or skill in a particular area, especially in music
Translations of “masterclass”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指音樂方面的)深造班,高級講習班…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指音乐方面的)高级讲习班…
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