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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “food miles”

food miles

plural noun    
the distance between the place where food is grown or made and the place where it is eaten
Measurements of length and distance
(Definition of food miles plural noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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