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power base

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
an area of a country or a group of people on which someone's power depends: The industrial cities are the Labour Party's traditional power base.
Translations of “power base”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人的)後盾,權力基礎…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人的)后盾,权力基础…
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