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scion

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈsaɪ.ən/ literary
a young member of a rich and famous family: He's the scion of a very wealthy newspaper-publishing family.
Translations of “scion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 豪門望族的後裔,富家子弟…
in Chinese (Simplified) 豪门望族的后裔,富家子弟…
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