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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of defending or explaining or making excuses for by reasoning.
  2. Something (such as a fact or circumstance) that shows an action to be reasonable or necessary.
  3. A statement in explanation of some action or belief.
Part of Speech(名) noun
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辩护biànhùto speak in defense of; to argue in favor of; to defend; to plead
理据lǐjùgrounds; justification; logical basis; (linguistic) motivation
由头yóutoupretext; excuse; justification; reason
理由lǐyóureason; grounds; justification
道理dàolireason; argument; sense; principle; basis; justification
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