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stronghold

US [ˈstrɔŋˌhoʊld]
UK [ˈstrɒŋˌhəʊld]
  • n.要塞;据点;堡垒;有广泛支持的地方
  • Web根据地;要塞据点;大本营
Plural Form:strongholds  
stronghold
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n.
1.
有广泛支持的地方;势力强大的地方an area in which there is a lot of support for a particular belief or group of people, especially a political party
a Republican stronghold/a stronghold of Republicanism
共和党势力强大的地区
2.
堡垒;要塞;据点a castle or a place that is strongly built and difficult to attack
3.
(某种动物的)主要栖息地an area where there are a large number of a particular type of animal
This valley is one of the last strongholds of the Siberian tiger.
这条山谷是西伯利亚虎最后的几个主要栖息地之一。

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