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drawbridge

noun [C] uk   /ˈdrɔː.brɪdʒ/  us   /ˈdrɑː-/
a bridge that can be raised or brought down in order to protect a castle from attack or to allow big boats to go under it
Translations of “drawbridge”
in Chinese (Traditional) 吊橋,開合橋…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吊桥,开合桥…
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