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once in a blue moon

rarely: Once in a blue moon he’d call, but for months at a time we heard nothing.
Translations of “once in a blue moon”
in Chinese (Traditional) 少有地…
in Russian раз в год по обещанию, очень редко…
in Turkish ayda yılda bir, kırk yılda bir, (argo) ölme eşeğim ölme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 少有地…
in Polish raz na ruski rok…
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