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devolve
dɪ'vɑːlv
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Grow worse.
  2. Be inherited by.
  3. Pass on or delegate to another.
Hyphenationde•volve
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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转移zhuǎnyíto shift; to divert or distract (attention etc); to change; to transform; metastasis (medicine); to evacuate (people)
传下chuánxiàdevolve
委托wěituōto entrust; to trust; to commission
被移交bèi yíjiāodevolve
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