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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “colloquialism”

colloquialism

noun [C]     /kəˈləʊ.kwi.əl.ɪ.zəm/ US  /-ˈloʊ-/
an informal word or expression which is more suitable for use in speech than in writing
口語體;口語詞彙
Forms of languages and specialist dialects
(Definition of colloquialism noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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