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mammy

noun [C]     /ˈmæm.i/
mainly US or Irish child's word mother 妈妈 Names people call their close relatives
US offensive old-fashioned a black woman whose job is to take care of white children (照看白人小孩的)黑人保姆 Kinds of womenMen and women
Translations of “mammy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 媽媽, (照顧白人小孩的)黑人保姆…
(Definition of mammy from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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