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play God

to act as if you are in total control of something: Genetic engineers should not be allowed to play God, interfering with the basic patterns of Nature.
Translations of “play God”
in Chinese (Traditional) 扮演上帝的角色, 表現得好像是全權在握…
in Chinese (Simplified) 扮演上帝的角色, 表现得好像是全权在握…
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