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showpiece

noun [C] uk   /ˈʃəʊ.piːs/  us   /ˈʃoʊ-/
an extremely good example of something, which deserves to be admired: The hospital will be the new showpiece of the health service when it opens next year.
Translations of “showpiece”
in Chinese (Traditional) 榜樣,範例…
in Chinese (Simplified) 榜样,范例…
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