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Achilles heelnoun [C usually sing]

us   /əˌkɪl·iz ˈhil/
a weak point in a person or system that can result in its failure
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Achilles heelnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /əˌkɪl.iːz ˈhiːl/ us   /əˌkɪl.iːz ˈhiːl/
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in Chinese (Simplified) 阿喀琉斯的脚踵,致命弱点,致命伤…
in Chinese (Traditional) 阿喀琉斯的腳踵,致命弱點,致命傷…
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