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subplot

noun [C] uk   /ˈsʌb.plɒt/ us    /-plɑːt/
a part of the story of a book or play that develops separately from the main story
Translations of “subplot”
in Chinese (Traditional) (小說或戲劇中的)從屬情節,次要情節…
in Chinese (Simplified) (小说或戏剧中的)从属情节,次要情节…
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