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Flashcards in L21 Deck (75):
1

淹没

yānmò - submerge; flood [v]

2

动物

dòngwù - animal [n]

3

植物

zhíwù - plant [n]

4

面临

miànlín - be faced with; be confronted with [v]

5

灭绝

mièjué - become extinct; extinction [v/n]

6

工业化

gōngyèhuà - industrialise [adj]

7

快速

kuàisù - fast; speedily; quickly [adv]

8

拯救

zhěngjiù - save; rescue [v]

9

观测

guāncè - observe and calculate; observation [v/n]

10

表明

biǎomíng - indicate; make clear [v]

11

陆地

lùdì - land [n]

12

海洋

hǎiyáng - seas and oceans [n]

13

温度

wēndù - temperature [n]

14

上升

shàngshēng - go up; raise; ascend [v]

15

摄氏度

shèshìdù - Celcius [n]

16

范围

fànwéi - extent; range; scope; sphere [n]

17

连锁反应

liánsuǒfǎnyìng - chain reaction [n]

18

冰山

bīngshān - iceberg; glacier [n]

19

融化

rónghuà - melt [v]

20

海平面

hǎipíngmiàn - sea level; sea surface [n]

21

青藏高原

qīngzànggāoyuán - the Qinghai and Xizang plateau [n]

22

海拔

hǎibá - (height) above sea level [n]

23

仅仅

jǐnjǐn - only; merely; simply [adv]

24

气温

qìwēn - atmospheric temperature [n]

25

河流

héliú - river [n]

26

发源

fāyuán - originate (from/in) [v]

27

从事

cóngshì - be engaged in [v]

28

航运

hángyùn - shipping [n]

29

发电

fādiàn - generate electricity [v-o]

30

物种

wùzhǒng - species [n]

31

生存

shēngcún - live; exist [v]

32

水源

shuǐyuán - headwaters; source of water [n]

33

联合国

liánhéguó - United Nations (U.N.) [n]

34

气候

qìhòu - climate [n]

35

专门

zhuānmén - specially; specialised [adv/adj]

36

委员会

wěiyuánhuì - committee; council [n]

37

北极

běijí - the North Pole [n]

38

面积

miànjī - area [n]

39

直接

zhíjiē - directly, direct [adv/adj]

40

预测

yùcè - forecast; calculate [n/v]

41

速度

sùdù - speed; velocity [n]

42

随即

suíjí - immediately after [adv]

43

厘米

límǐ - centimetre [n]

44

沿海

yánhǎi - coastal; along the coast [adj]

45

灾害

zāihài - disaster; calamity [n]

46

水灾

shuǐzāi - flood [n]

47

高温

gāowēn - high temperatures [n]

48

干旱

gānhàn - dry; arid; drought [adj]

49

森林

sēnlín - forest [n]

50

生态系统

shēngtàixìtǒng - ecological system [n]

51

破坏

pòhuài - destroy; damage; disrupt [v]

52

粮食

liángshi - grains; food [n]

53

生产

shēngchǎn - produce [v]

54

饥荒

jīhuāng - famine [n]

55

生物链

shēngwùliàn - biological chain [n]

56

大量

dàliàng - in large quantity; great amount [adv/adj]

57

死亡

sǐwáng - death; doom [n]

58

传染病

chuánrǎnbìng - infectious disease; communicable disease [n]

59

敲响

qiāoxiǎng - strike and sound [v]

60

警钟

jǐngzhōng - warning bell [n]

61

排放

páifàng - release; emit [v]

62

绝路

juélù - dead end [n]

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减缓

jiǎnhuǎn - slow down [v]

64

趋势

qūshì - trend; tendency [n]

65

能源

néngyuán - energy resources [n]

66

自身

zìshēn - self; oneself [pron]

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自我约束

zìwǒyuēshù - self-discipline [v]

68

合作

hézuò - cooperate; cooperation [v/n]

69

制定

zhìdìng - lay down; draw up; formulate [v]

70

参与

cānyù - to participate (in sth) [v]

71

税收

shuìshōu - tax revenue [n]

72

利用

lìyòng - use; make use of; utilise [v]

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不至于

búzhìyú - cannot go so far as to; be unlikely to [conj]

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失控

shīkòng - be out of control [v]

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白费

báifèi - waste [v]