portmanteau adjective translation to Mandarin Chinese
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portmanteau

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/pɔːtˈmæn.təʊ/ US  /pɔːrtˈmæn.toʊ/
consisting of a wide range of things that are considered as a single thing
多成分组合的;综合的
The Official Secrets Act was described as a piece of portmanteau legislation, covering everything from nuclear weapons to army boots.
《官方保密法》被描述为一个内容庞杂的立法,涵盖了从核武器到军靴的一切东西。
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in Chinese (Traditional) 多成分組合的, 綜合的…
(Definition of portmanteau adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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