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  1. pigeonhole

    • IPA[ˈpijənˌhōl]

    美式

    • n.
      a small recess for a domestic pigeon to nest in.;a small compartment, open at the front and forming part of a set, where letters or messages may be left for individuals.
    • v.
      deposit (a document) into a pigeonhole;assign to a particular category or class, especially in a manner that is too rigid or exclusive
    • noun: pigeonhole, plural noun: pigeonholes

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    • IPA[ˈpɪdʒɪnhəʊl]

    英式

    • n.
      a small recess for a domestic pigeon to nest in.
    • v.
      assign to a particular category, typically an overly restrictive one: I was pigeonholed as a ‘youth writer’

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