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dating agency

noun [C] uk   UK ( US dating service) us  
an organization that introduces people with similar interests to each other, especially people who want to start a romantic or sexual relationship with someone: She met her husband through a dating agency.
Translations of “dating agency”
in Chinese (Traditional) 婚介服務機構,婚姻介紹所…
in Chinese (Simplified) 婚介服务机构,婚姻介绍所…
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