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commentary box

noun [C] uk   us  
a room or place for a radio or television reporter at a special event, especially a sports competition, from which they report what is happening: Let's return now to the commentary box to see what's happening in this exciting final.
Translations of “commentary box”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指體育比賽的)演播室,評論席…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指体育比赛的)演播室,评论席…
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