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doppelgänger

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɒp.əlˌɡæŋ.ər/  us   /ˈdɑː.pəlˌɡæŋ.ɚ/
a spirit that looks exactly like a living person, or someone who looks exactly like someone else but who is not related to that person
Translations of “doppelgänger”
in Chinese (Traditional) (與活人長相極相像的)幽靈, 相貌極相似的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) (与活人长相极相像的)幽灵, 相貌极相似的人…
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