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Halcyon

adj. calm and peaceful; happy; golden; prosperous
平靜的,寧靜的;幸福美好的
n. a genus(種類) of kingfisher(翠鳥)
翡翠鳥

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Hallowed

adj. holy; sacred
神聖的

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Harangue

n. long, pompous speech; tirade(抨擊性的長篇演說)
高談闊論;高聲訓斥

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Harrowing

adj. extremely distressing; terrifying
折磨人的,可怕的,令人痛苦的

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Herbivorous

adj. relating to a herbivore(食草動物), an animal that feeds mainly on plants
食草的

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Hermetic

adj. tightly sealed; magical
密封的;神祕的

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Heterodox

adj. unorthodox(非正統的); not widely accepted
非正統的;異端的

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Hieroglyphics

n. a system of writing in which pictorial symbols represent meaning or sounds; writing or symbols that are difficult to decipher(解釋); the symbols used in advanced mathematics
象形文字

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Hirsute

adj. covered with hair
有鬃毛的;多毛的

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Histrionic

adj. relating to exaggerated emotional behavior calculated for effect; theatrical arts or performances
矯揉造作的;表演的

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Histrionics

n. emotional behavior done for effect
裝模做樣

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Homeostasis

n. automatic maintenance by an organism of normal temperature, chemical balance, etc. within itself
【生理】體內平衡

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Homily

n. sermon(布道); tedious moralizing lecture; platitude(陳詞濫調)
布道,說教;訓誡

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Homogeneous

adj. composed of identical parts; uniform in composition
同種的;同質的

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Hyperbole

n. purposeful exaggeration for effect
誇張(法)