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saving grace

noun [S] uk   us  
a good quality that something or someone has that stops it, him, or her from being completely bad: The film's only/one saving grace is the excellent photography.
Translations of “saving grace”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可取之處…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可取之处…
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