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noun [C] uk   /ˈləʊn.wɜːd/  us   /ˈloʊn.wɝːd/
a word taken from one language and used in another
Translations of “loanword”
in Chinese (Traditional) 外來語…
in Chinese (Simplified) 外来语…
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