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Irresistible

adj. Impossible to refuse, oppose, or avoid because too pleasant, attractive, or strong. 不可抵抗的,不能压制的,极为诱人的

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Scheme

a. A plan for doing or organizing something 计划,组合,体制,诡计
vt. Form intrigue (for) in an underhand manner 计划,策划

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Sought-after

adj. being searched for 受欢迎的,很吃香的

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Bulk

Something very large, or a large amount, not divided into smaller parts
体积,容量,大多数,大部分,大块

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Justify

vt. To show that something is reasonable, right, or true证明···是正当的,替···辩护

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Oar

n. An implement used to propel or steer a boat
桨,橹,桨手

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Vessel

n. A craft designed for water transportation
船,舰,脉管,血管,容器,器皿

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Stable

稳定的,牢固的,坚定的

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Stability

稳定性,坚定,恒心

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Thrust

n. The force used in pushing 推力,刺
vt. To push suddenly and strongly 插,插入,推挤

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Maneuver

vt. A planned and controlled movement of military forces
机动,演习,用计,调遣

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Latitude

纬度,界限,活动范围

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Longitude

经度,经线

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Obliterate

vt. Remove completely from recognition or memory
消灭,涂去,冲刷,忘掉

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Amnesia

遗忘症

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Refine

vt. To make a substance pure by removing unwanted material
精炼,提纯,改善,使文雅

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Impetus

A force that encourages a particular action or makes it more energetic or effective.
动力,促进,冲力

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Norm

n. An accepted standard or a way of being or doing things; 规范,基准

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Protocol

n. The formal system of rules for correct behavior on official occasions
协议,草案,礼仪

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Mast

n. A tall pole used to support a ship's sails
桅杆

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Indistinct

adj. not clearly defined or easy to perceive or understand
模糊的,不清楚的,朦胧的,难以清除辨认的

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Conspicuous

adj. 显著的,显而易见的
Without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious

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Signal

n. An action, movement, or sound that gives information, a message, a warning, or an order信号,暗号,导火线
vt. Communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs 标志,用信号通知

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Detect

v. 察觉,发现,探测

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Amphibian

n. A type of animal that lives both on land and in water
两栖动物

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Reptile

n. Any of various animal whose blood temperature changes with the outside temperature and whose bodies are covered by scales or plates
爬行动物

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Camouflage

n. 伪装,掩饰
v. 伪装,掩饰

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Caravan

活动房车,大篷车

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Chameleon

变色龙,见风使舵的人

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Riot

n. A public act of violence by an unruly mob
暴乱

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Carnival

狂欢节,游艺团,嘉年华

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Plumage

n. 翅膀,鸟类羽毛

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Filter

vt. Remove by passing through a filter
过滤,渗透,用过滤法除去

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Canopy

n. A cover like a roof for shelter or decoration, or the branches and leaves that spread out at the tops of trees in the woods
天蓬,华盖,遮蓬,苍穹

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Predominate

vt. To be the most important or the greatest in number
支配,主宰,在···中占优势

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Courtship

n. A man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman
求爱,求婚,求爱期

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Inflate

vt. To cause an object to increase in size and shape by filling it with air or gas, or to become larger as a result of this process
使充气,使通货膨胀

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Fling

掷,抛,嘲弄,急冲n
掷,抛,嘲笑,使陷入,轻蔑地投射,猛动

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Pendulous

Having branches or flower heads that bend downward
下垂的,悬垂的,摇摆的

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Apparatus

装置,设备,仪器,器官

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Utter

adj. 完全的,彻底的,无条件的
vt 发出,表达;发射

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Symbiotic

adj. 共生的,共栖的

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Parasitism

n. 寄生状态

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Commensalism

n. A relationship between two species in which one gets an advantage form living closely with the other and the other is not affected by it
共栖,共生

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Mutualism

n. 共栖,互利共生

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Toxic

有毒的,中毒的

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Parasite

n. An animal or plant that lives in or on a host; it obtains nourishment from the host without benefiting or killing the host寄生虫,食客

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Devastate

毁灭,毁坏

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Perish

使麻木,毁坏

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Immune

免疫的,免除的

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Inadvertent

adj. without intention
疏忽的,不注意的,无意中做的

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Pollinator

n. An insect that carries pollen from one flower to another
传粉者,传粉媒介,传粉昆虫,授花粉器

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Herbivore

食草动物

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Diverse

Varied or different
不同的,多种多样的,变化多的

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Commensalism

共生的,共餐的,同桌的

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Lag

vi滞后

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Implication

n. Something that is inferred
含义,暗示

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Mercantile

adj商业的,商人的,重商主义的

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Steamship

轮船,汽船

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Exceptional

异常的,例外的

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Abolish

v. 废除,废止;取消

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Kronor

克朗(瑞典货币单位)

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Toll

通行费,代价

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Pose

v. 造成,形成

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Progressive

进步的,先进的

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Grandiose

adj. impressive because of unnecessary largeness or grandeur(华丽,显赫), used to show disapproval(不赞成)
宏伟的,堂皇的,浮夸的,宏大的

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Protectionist

贸易保护主义者

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Prosperity

繁荣,成功

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Alertness

警戒,机敏n

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Physiological

生理学的,
生理的

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Conductance

电导,导率,电导系数

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Reciprocal

互惠的,相互的,倒数的,彼此相反的

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Vigorous

有力的,精力充沛的

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Hiccup

n. 打嗝

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Fetus

n. 胎儿,胎

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Secrete

vt. Generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids
藏匿,私下侵吞,分泌

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Congenital

先天的,天生的,天赋的

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Blockage

堵塞,封锁,妨碍n

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Deform

vt. 使变变形,使成畸形

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Pellet

小球

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Acquire

获得,取得,学到,捕获

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Updraft

上升气流

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Formation

构造,编队

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Surge

汹涌,起大浪,蜂拥而来

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Flagpole

旗杆

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Subsequent

后来的,随后的