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Flashcards in July 26 Deck (19):
1

tempt

勾引 诱人 entice or attempt to entice (someone) to do or acquire something that they find attractive but know to be wrong or not beneficial.

2

cramp

抽筋 a painful, involuntary contraction of a muscle or muscles, typically caused by fatigue or strain.

3

consolidate

巩固 make (something) physically stronger or more solid.

4

calibrate

校准 mark (a gauge or instrument) with a standard scale of readings.

5

cognitive

认知 of or relating to cognition.

6

demystify

揭秘面纱 make (a difficult or esoteric subject) clearer and easier to understand.

7

subtle

微妙 (especially of a change or distinction) so delicate or precise as to be difficult to analyze or describe.

8

advocacy

拥护 public support for or recommendation of a particular cause or policy.

9

essay

文章 短文 a short piece of writing on a particular subject.

10

dissertation

论文 a long essay on a particular subject, especially one written as a requirement for the Doctor of Philosophy degree.

11

thesis

论文 a long essay or dissertation involving personal research, written by a candidate for a college degree.

12

obsession

困扰 the state of being obsessed with someone or something.

13

ultimately

最终 finally; in the end

14

emerge

出现 产生 move out of or away from something and come into view.

15

prototype

原型 样板 a first, typical or preliminary model of something, especially a machine, from which other forms are developed or copied.

16

refine

提炼 remove impurities or unwanted elements from (a substance), typically as part of an industrial process.

17

hone

磨炼 sharpen (a blade)

18

aspiring

有志 direct one's hopes or ambitions toward achieving something.

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ivy Leaguer

常春藤联盟