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Chinese translation: 拥有

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10:13 Mar 28, 2007
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
English term or phrase: harboring
Located in a town harboring a private university, Wah Lum of Melbourne oftentimes trains many international students who take their knowledge to many parts of the world.
jeremy76
Chinese translation:拥有
Explanation:
a town harboring a private university
拥有一所私立大学的小镇
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Julia Zou
China
Local time: 01:50
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4 +8拥有
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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8
拥有


Explanation:
a town harboring a private university
拥有一所私立大学的小镇

Julia Zou
China
Local time: 01:50
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Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
PRO pts in category: 88

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Forrest Liang
1 hr
  -> Thank you, Forrest!

agree  Jason Ma: 坐拥
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, Martin!

agree  Danbing HE
3 hrs
  -> Thank you, Danbing!

agree  tianhe51
5 hrs
  -> Thank you, tianhe!

agree  Jian Zhang: But Martin Jones' 坐拥 is more figurative to me.
5 hrs
  -> Thank you, Jian Zhang!

agree  Naikei Wong
6 hrs
  -> Thank you, Naikei!

agree  Lu Zou
11 hrs
  -> Thank you, Lu Zou!

agree  Xiaoping Fu: “拥有”容易被理解为大学是镇上办的。或可用“建有”一词?
18 hrs
  -> 谢谢老傅!我觉得好像汉语里并不会引起什么歧义。比如,“这个城市拥有8所大学”这样句子也是经常可以看到的。但实际上,在大陆,一个城市的大学既可能是市属的,也有直属教育部的。
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