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county fair

noun [C] uk   ( also state fair) us  
a large public event that happens every summer in US counties, with rides, games, and competitions for the best animal, best cooked dish, etc.: She won first prize for her raspberry jam at the Mitchell county fair.
Translations of “county fair”
in Chinese (Traditional) (美國每年夏季的)縣市集…
in Chinese (Simplified) (美国每年夏季的)县集市…
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