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stock-in-trade

noun [U] uk   /ˌstɒk.ɪnˈtreɪd/  us   /ˌstɑːk-/
the typical characteristics or behaviour of someone or something: The song was perfect for the soft vocals that are her stock-in-trade. old-fashioned the tools and other objects that you need for your job
Translations of “stock-in-trade”
in Chinese (Traditional) 典型特點, 典型行為, 慣用手法…
in Chinese (Simplified) 典型特点, 典型行为, 惯用手法…
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