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late developernoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US late bloomer)
someone who ​becomes good at something after ​people usually ​become good at it: At ​school she was a late ​developer, and it wasn't until she went to ​university that her ​talentsbecameapparent.
(Definition of late developer from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “late developer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 接受能力差的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 接受能力差的人…
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