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drossnoun [U]

uk   /drɒs/  us   /drɑːs/ mainly UK
something that has no use or no ​value: So much of what's on TV is ​pure dross. We ​read all the ​manuscripts but 95 ​percent are dross.
(Definition of dross from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dross”
in Chinese (Simplified) 废物,无用之物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 廢物,無用之物…
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