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bounden duty

noun [U] uk   /ˌbaʊn.dənˈdjuː.ti/  us   /-ˈduː.t̬i/ old-fashioned or humorous
something that you feel you must do: She felt that it was her bounden duty to tell the police about the incident.
Translations of “bounden duty”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不可推卸的責任…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不可推卸的责任…
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