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the real thing

noun [S] uk   us  
the original, best, or most typical example of something: It's a synthetic material that looks like the real thing.
Translations of “the real thing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 真貨, 最好的東西, 典型的東西…
in Chinese (Simplified) 真货, 最好的东西, 典型的东西…
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