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patter

noun [U] (SPEECH) 讲话     /ˈpæt.ər/ US  /ˈpæt̬.ɚ/
continuous and sometimes funny speech or talk, especially used by someone trying to sell things or by an entertainer (表演娱乐节目或推销商品时说的)顺口溜,连续不间断的说词 He should succeed - he dresses well and his sales patter is slick and convincing. 他会成功的——他穿着体面,推销词说得既利落又令人信服。 Informal talking and conversationAdvertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
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