Last modified on 17 December 2014, at 02:16

候补

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候补

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) alternate; candidate (for a vacancy etc.)

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候补

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to be an alternate; to be a candidate for (a vacancy etc.)
  2. (archaic) to temporarily fill a provincial or ministerial post prior to being assigned a permanent position by the Ministry for Personnel (during the Qing Dynasty)

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