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on the back of sb/sth

by using or taking advantage of someone or something else: They have carried on their business operations by riding on the back of established firms.
Translations of “on the back of sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 利用,叨…的光…
in Chinese (Simplified) 利用,借…的光…
(Definition of on the back of sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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