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uk   us   /ˌæl.truˈɪs.tɪk/
showing a ​wish to ​help or ​bringadvantages to ​others, ​even if it ​results in ​disadvantage for yourself: I ​doubt whether her motives for ​donating the ​money are altruistic - she's ​probablylooking for ​publicity.
adverb uk   us   /-tɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of altruistic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “altruistic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 利他的,无私心的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 利他的,無私心的…
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