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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “put flesh on (the bones of) sth”

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put flesh on (the bones of) sth

to add more details to a plan, idea, argument, etc. to make it better or more complete
充實;加細節於
Defining and explaining
Translations of “put flesh on (the bones of) sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 充实, 加细节于…
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