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cost of living

noun [U]  /ˈkɔst əv ˈlɪv·ɪŋ, ˈkɑst/
the amount of money that a person needs to buy food, housing, and other basic things: The cost of living is lower in the Midwest.
Translations of “cost of living”
in Chinese (Traditional) 生活費用…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生活费用…
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