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the front line

noun [S] uk   us  
a place where opposing armies face each other in war and where fighting happens: Tens of thousands of soldiers died at the front line. More front-line troops will be flown to the battle zone over the next few days.
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in Chinese (Traditional) (戰爭)前線…
in Chinese (Simplified) (战争)前线…
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