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the sun sets on sth

If the sun sets on something, it ends: It used to be said that Britain ruled an empire on which the sun would never set.
Translations of “the sun sets on sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 結束,終結…
in Chinese (Simplified) 结束,终结…
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