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Flashcards in L15 Deck (70):
1

震惊

zhènjīng - shock; stun; astound [v]

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工学院

gōngxuéyuàn - engineering college; tech college [n]

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案件

ànjiàn - case [n]

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有史以来

yǒushǐyǐlái - since the beginning of history [phr]

5

记录

jìlù - record [n]

6

悲痛

bēitòng - sorrowful; grieved [adj]

7

出人意料

chūrényìliào - exceeding/contrary to one's expectation; unexpectedly [phr]

8

宪法

xiànfǎ - Constitution [n]

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规定

guīdìng - stipulate; prescribe, rule [v/n]

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拥有

yōngyǒu - posess; own; have [v]

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携带

xiédài - carry; bring along [v]

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武器

wǔqì - weapon [n]

13

侵犯

qīnfàn - violate; infringe upon [v]

14

出售

chūshòu - sell [v]

15

购买

gòumǎi - purchase; buy [v]

16

枪支

qiāngzhī - firearms [n]

17

合法

héfǎ - legal [adj]

18

司法部

sīfǎbù - Justice Department (of the US government) [n]

19

民间

mínjiān - among the people; nongovernmental [n/adj]

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行凶

xíngxiōng - do violence; make physical assault [v]

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手续

shǒuxù - procedure [n]

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不断

búduàn - continuous; unceasing [adv]

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修改

xiūgǎi - modify; revise; alter [v]

24

引发

yǐnfā - cause; lead to; initiate [v]

25

辩论

biànlùn - debate; argue over [v/n]

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到头来

dàotóulái - in the end; finally; when all is said and done [phr]

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提案

tíàn - motion; proposal [n]

28

国会

guóhuì - Congress [n]

29

势力

shìlì - ability (to influence); power [n]

30

强大

qiángdà - powerful [adj]

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会员

huìyuán - member [n]

32

爱好者

àihàozhě - enthusiast; fan [n]

33

狩猎

shòuliè - hunt [v]

34

利益

lìyì - interest; benefit [n]

35

选票

xuǎnpiào - a vote [n]

36

选举

xuǎnjǔ - election; elect [n/v]

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一心

yìxīn - wholeheartedly; heart and soul [adv]

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当选

dāngxuǎn - be elected [v]

39

政客

zhèngkè - politician [n]

40

得罪

dézuì - offend [v]

41

参议院

cānyìyuàn - Senate [n]

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众议院

zhòngyìyuàn - House of Representatives [n]

43

议员

yìyuán - Congressman [n]

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法案

fǎàn - bill; act [n]

45

始终

shǐzhōng - from beginning to end; all along [adv]

46

似是而非

sìshìérfēi - seemingly right but actually wrong [idm]

47

自动

zìdòng - voluntarily; automatically [adv]

48

承认

chéngrèn - admit; confess [v]

49

事实

shìshí - fact [n]

50

冲动

chōngdòng - impulsive [adj]

51

理智

lǐzhì - mind; reason; sense, reasonable; rational [n/adj]

52

不顾一切

búgùyíqiè - recklessly; without regard for anything else; throw caution to the wind [phr]

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精神

jīngshén - mind; spirit [n]

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正常

zhèngcháng - normal; ordinary; regular [adj]

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控制

kòngzhì - control [v]

56

巨大

jùdà - tremendous; very large; huge [adj]

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限制

xiànzhì - impose (restrictions); limit [v]

58

维护

wéihù - protect; safeguard [v]

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措施

cuòshī - measure [n]

60

崇尚

chóngshàng - advocate; uphold [v]

61

武力

wǔlì - military power; military force [n]

62

牛仔

niúzǎi - cowboy movie [n]

63

充分

chōngfèn - sufficient; enough; fully [adj/adv]

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模仿

mófǎng - imitate [v]

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设计

shèji - design [v/n]

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哀悼

āidào - grieve (mourn) over somebody's death [v]

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展开

zhǎnkāi - unfold; launch [v]

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但愿

dànyuàn - if only (it were possible to…); wish [v]

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生命

shēngmìng - life [n]

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反思

fǎnsī - think back to sth that happened; recollect [v]