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accomplish

vt. 完成;实现;达到
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  1. put in effect
  2. to gain with effort

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    adjunct

    n. 附属物;助手;修饰语
    adj. 附属的
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    1. something added to another thing but not an essential part of it
    2. a person who is an assistant or subordinate to another
    3. a construction that can be used to extend the meaning of a word or phrase but is not one of the main constituents of a sentence
    4. furnishing added support
    5. of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another

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      appointment

      n. 任命;约定;任命的职位
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      1. the act of putting a person into a non-elective position
      2. a meeting arranged in advance
      3. (usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)
      4. a person who is appointed to a job or position
      5. the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed

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        approximate

        vt. 近似;使…接近;粗略估计
        vi. 接近于;近似于
        adj. [数] 近似的;大概的
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        1. be close or similar
        2. judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)
        3. not quite exact or correct
        4. very close in resemblance
        5. located close together

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          archaeology

          n. 考古学
          考古学的
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          1. the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures

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            attribute

            n. 属性;特质
            vt. 归属;把…归于
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            1. a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished
            2. an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity
            3. attribute or credit to
            4. decide as to where something belongs in a scheme

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              barter

              vi. 进行易货贸易;[贸易] 作物物交换;讨价还价
              vt. 以…作为交换;拿…进行易货贸易
              n. 易货贸易;物物交换;实物交易
              n. (Barter)人名;(英)巴特
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              1. an equal exchange
              2. exchange goods without involving money

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                besiege

                vt. 围困;包围;烦扰
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                1. surround so as to force to give up
                2. cause to feel distressed or worried
                3. harass, as with questions or requests

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                  boost

                  vt. 促进;增加;支援
                  vi. 宣扬;偷窃
                  n. 推动;帮助;宣扬
                  n. (Boost)人名;(英)布斯特;(德)博斯特
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                  1. the act of giving hope or support to someone
                  2. an increase in cost
                  3. the act of giving a push
                  4. increase
                  5. give a boost to; be beneficial to

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                    bouquet

                    n. 花束;酒香
                    n. (Bouquet)人名;(英、法)布凯
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                    1. an arrangement of flowers that is usually given as a present
                    2. a pleasingly sweet olfactory property

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                      broadcast

                      vt. 播送,播放;(无线电或电视)广播;播撒(种子)
                      vi. 广播,播送;播放
                      n. 广播;播音;广播节目
                      adj. 广播的
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                      1. message that is transmitted by radio or television
                      2. a radio or television show
                      3. broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television
                      4. sow over a wide area, especially by hand
                      5. cause to become widely known

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                        calm

                        adj. 静的,平静的;沉着的
                        vt. 使平静;使镇定
                        vi. 平静下来;镇定下来
                        n. 风平浪静
                        n. (Calm)人名;(法、德)卡尔姆
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                        1. steadiness of mind under stress
                        2. make calm or still
                        3. make steady
                        4. become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation
                        5. cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to

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                          chief

                          n. 首领;酋长;主要部分
                          adj. 首席的;主要的;主任的
                          adv. 主要地;首要地
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                          1. a person who is in charge
                          2. a person who exercises control over workers
                          3. most important element

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                            collision

                            n. 碰撞;冲突;(意见,看法)的抵触;(政党等的)倾轧
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                            1. (physics) an brief event in which two or more bodies come together
                            2. an accident resulting from violent impact of a moving object
                            3. a conflict of opposed ideas or attitudes or goals

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                              conflict

                              n. 冲突,矛盾;斗争;争执
                              vi. 冲突,抵触;争执;战斗
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                              1. an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)
                              2. opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings
                              3. a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
                              4. a state of opposition between persons or ideas or interests
                              5. an incompatibility of dates or events

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                                continent

                                n. 大陆,洲,陆地
                                adj. 自制的,克制的
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                                1. one of the large landmasses of the earth
                                2. the European mainland
                                3. having control over urination and defecation
                                4. abstaining from sexual intercourse

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                                  convict

                                  vt. 证明…有罪;宣告…有罪
                                  n. 罪犯
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                                  1. a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
                                  2. a person who has been convicted of a criminal offence
                                  3. find or declare guilty

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                                    cookout

                                    n. (美)野外郊游时烹调的野餐;野烹食物
                                    adj. 野外烹饮聚会的
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                                    1. an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors

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                                      critical

                                      adj. 鉴定的;[核] 临界的;批评的,爱挑剔的;危险的;决定性的;评论的
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                                      1. marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
                                      2. at or of a point at which a property or phenomenon suffers an abrupt change especially having enough mass to sustain a chain reaction
                                      3. characterized by careful evaluation and judgment
                                      4. urgently needed; absolutely necessary
                                      5. forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis

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                                        cylinder

                                        n. 圆筒;汽缸;[数] 柱面;圆柱状物
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                                        1. a cylindrical container for oxygen or compressed air
                                        2. a solid bounded by a cylindrical surface and two parallel planes (the bases)
                                        3. a surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line
                                        4. a chamber within which piston moves

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                                          decay

                                          vi. 衰退,[核] 衰减;腐烂,腐朽
                                          n. 衰退,[核] 衰减;腐烂,腐朽
                                          vt. 使腐烂,使腐败;使衰退,使衰落
                                          n. (Decay)人名;(法)德凯
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                                          1. the process of gradually becoming inferior
                                          2. a gradual decrease; as of stored charge or current
                                          3. the organic phenomenon of rotting
                                          4. an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying
                                          5. the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation

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                                            derive

                                            vt. 源于;得自
                                            vi. 起源
                                            n. (Derive)人名;(法)德里夫
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                                            1. reason by deduction; establish by deduction
                                            2. obtain
                                            3. come from
                                            4. develop or evolve from a latent or potential state
                                            5. come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example

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                                              dessert

                                              n. 餐后甜点;甜点心
                                              n. (Dessert)人名;(法)德塞尔
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                                              1. a dish served as the last course of a meal

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                                                dispersal

                                                n. 分散;传播;散布;疏散;消失
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                                                1. the act of dispersing or diffusing something

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                                                  domesticate

                                                  vt. 驯养;教化;引进
                                                  vi. 驯养;使习惯于或喜爱家务和家庭生活
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                                                  1. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment
                                                  2. overcome the wildness of; make docile and tractable
                                                  3. make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans

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                                                    drag

                                                    vt. 拖累;拖拉;缓慢而吃力地行进
                                                    vi. 拖曳;缓慢而吃力地行进
                                                    n. 拖;拖累
                                                    n. (Drag)人名;(匈)德劳格
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                                                    1. the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid
                                                    2. something that slows or delays progress
                                                    3. something tedious and boring
                                                    4. clothing that is conventionally worn by the opposite sex (especially women's clothing when worn by a man)
                                                    5. a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

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                                                      due

                                                      adj. 到期的;预期的;应付的;应得的
                                                      n. 应付款;应得之物
                                                      adv. 正(置于方位词前)
                                                      n. (Due)人名;(英)迪尤
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                                                      1. that which is deserved or owed
                                                      2. a payment that is due (e.g., as the price of membership)
                                                      3. owed and payable immediately or on demand
                                                      4. scheduled to arrive
                                                      5. suitable to or expected in the circumstances

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                                                        elicit

                                                        vt. 抽出,引出;引起
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                                                        1. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
                                                        2. deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)
                                                        3. derive by reason

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                                                          escape

                                                          vt. 逃避,避开,避免;被忘掉;被忽视
                                                          vi. 逃脱;避开;溜走;(气体,液体等)漏出;(未受伤或只受了一点伤害而)逃脱;声音(不自觉地)由…发出
                                                          n. 逃跑;逃亡;逃走;逃跑工具或方法;野生种;泄漏
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                                                          1. the act of escaping physically
                                                          2. an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy
                                                          3. the unwanted discharge of a fluid from some container
                                                          4. a valve in a container in which pressure can build up (as a steam boiler); it opens automatically when the pressure reaches a dangerous level
                                                          5. nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do

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                                                            eviscerate

                                                            vt. 取出内脏;除去精华
                                                            vi. 内脏凸出
                                                            adj. 内脏被取出的
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                                                            1. surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ
                                                            2. remove the contents of
                                                            3. remove the entrails of
                                                            4. take away a vital or essential part of
                                                            5. having been disembowelled

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                                                              fin

                                                              n. 鳍;鱼翅;鳍状物
                                                              vt. 切除鳍;装上翅
                                                              vi. 猛挥鳍;潜泳
                                                              n. (Fin)人名;(法)芬
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                                                              1. the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
                                                              2. one of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile
                                                              3. one of a set of parallel slats in a door or window to admit air and reject rain
                                                              4. a shoe for swimming; the paddle-like front is an aid in swimming (especially underwater)
                                                              5. a stabilizer on a ship that resembles the fin of a fish

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                                                                format

                                                                n. 格式;版式;开本
                                                                vt. 使格式化;规定…的格式
                                                                vi. 设计版式
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                                                                1. the organization of information according to preset specifications (usually for computer processing)
                                                                2. the general appearance of a publication
                                                                3. set (printed matter) into a specific format
                                                                4. determine the arrangement of (data) for storage and display (in computer science)
                                                                5. divide (a disk) into marked sectors so that it may store data

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                                                                  gorilla

                                                                  n. 大猩猩
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                                                                  1. largest anthropoid ape; terrestrial and vegetarian; of forests of central west Africa

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                                                                    healthful

                                                                    adj. 健康的;有益健康的;卫生的
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                                                                    1. conducive to good health of body or mind
                                                                    2. free from filth and pathogens

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                                                                      hide

                                                                      vt. 隐藏;隐瞒;鞭打
                                                                      vi. 隐藏
                                                                      n. 躲藏;兽皮;躲藏处
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                                                                      1. the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)
                                                                      2. body covering of a living animal
                                                                      3. prevent from being seen or discovered
                                                                      4. be or go into hiding; keep out of sight, as for protection and safety
                                                                      5. cover as if with a shroud

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                                                                        hinterland

                                                                        n. 内地;穷乡僻壤;靠港口供应的内地贸易区
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                                                                        1. a remote and undeveloped area

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                                                                          hypothesize

                                                                          vt. 假设,假定
                                                                          vi. 假设,假定
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                                                                          1. to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds

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                                                                            ignorant

                                                                            adj. 无知的;愚昧的
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                                                                            1. uneducated in general; lacking knowledge or sophistication
                                                                            2. uneducated in the fundamentals of a given art or branch of learning; lacking knowledge of a specific field
                                                                            3. unaware because of a lack of relevant information or knowledge

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                                                                              integral

                                                                              adj. 积分的;完整的,整体的;必须的
                                                                              n. 积分;部分;完整
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                                                                              1. the result of a mathematical integration; F(x) is the integral of f(x) if dF/dx = f(x)
                                                                              2. existing as an essential constituent or characteristic
                                                                              3. constituting the undiminished entirety; lacking nothing essential especially not damaged

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                                                                                lash

                                                                                vt. 鞭打;冲击;摆动;扎捆;煽动;讽刺
                                                                                vi. 鞭打;猛击;急速甩动
                                                                                n. 鞭打;睫毛;鞭子;责骂;讽刺
                                                                                n. (Lash)人名;(英)拉希
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                                                                                1. any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids
                                                                                2. leather strip that forms the flexible part of a whip
                                                                                3. a quick blow delivered with a whip or whiplike object
                                                                                4. beat severely with a whip or rod
                                                                                5. lash or flick about sharply

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                                                                                  layout

                                                                                  n. 布局;设计;安排;陈列
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                                                                                  1. a plan or design of something that is laid out
                                                                                  2. the act of laying out (as by making plans for something)

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                                                                                    locally

                                                                                    adv. 局部地;在本地
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                                                                                    1. by a particular locality
                                                                                    2. to a restricted area of the body

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                                                                                      lure

                                                                                      n. 诱惑;饵;诱惑物
                                                                                      vt. 诱惑;引诱
                                                                                      n. (Lure)人名;(英)卢尔
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                                                                                      1. qualities that attract by seeming to promise some kind of reward
                                                                                      2. anything that serves as an enticement
                                                                                      3. something used to lure victims into danger
                                                                                      4. provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion

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                                                                                        magnet

                                                                                        n. 磁铁;[电磁] 磁体;磁石
                                                                                        n. (Magnet)人名;(塞)马格内特;(西)马涅特;(法)马涅
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                                                                                        1. (physics) a device that attracts iron and produces a magnetic field
                                                                                        2. a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts

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                                                                                          minute

                                                                                          n. 分,分钟;片刻,一会儿;备忘录,笔记;会议记录
                                                                                          vt. 将…记录下来
                                                                                          adj. 微小的,详细的
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                                                                                          1. a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
                                                                                          2. an indefinitely short time
                                                                                          3. a particular point in time
                                                                                          4. a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
                                                                                          5. a short note

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                                                                                            modem

                                                                                            n. 调制解调器(等于modulator-demodulator)
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                                                                                            1. (from a combination of MOdulate and DEModulate) electronic equipment consisting of a device used to connect computers by a telephone line

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                                                                                              neuron

                                                                                              n. [解剖] 神经元,神经单位
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                                                                                              1. a cell that is specialized to conduct nerve impulses

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                                                                                                noticeable

                                                                                                adj. 显而易见的,显著的;值得注意的
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                                                                                                1. capable or worthy of being perceived
                                                                                                2. capable of being detected
                                                                                                3. undesirably noticeable
                                                                                                4. readily noticed

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                                                                                                  notwithstanding

                                                                                                  adv. 尽管,仍然
                                                                                                  prep. 尽管,虽然
                                                                                                  conj. 虽然
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                                                                                                  1. despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession)

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                                                                                                    opposite

                                                                                                    adj. 相反的;对面的;对立的
                                                                                                    n. 对立面;反义词
                                                                                                    prep. 在…的对面
                                                                                                    adv. 在对面
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                                                                                                    1. a word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other
                                                                                                    2. a relation of direct opposition
                                                                                                    3. a contestant that you are matched against
                                                                                                    4. something inverted in sequence or character or effect
                                                                                                    5. being directly across from each other; facing

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                                                                                                      overlap

                                                                                                      n. 重叠;重复
                                                                                                      vi. 部分重叠;部分的同时发生
                                                                                                      vt. 与…重叠;与…同时发生
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                                                                                                      1. a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena
                                                                                                      2. the property of partial coincidence in time
                                                                                                      3. a flap that lies over another part
                                                                                                      4. coincide partially or wholly
                                                                                                      5. extend over and cover a part of

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                                                                                                        periphery

                                                                                                        n. 外围,边缘;圆周;圆柱体表面
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                                                                                                        1. the outside boundary or surface of something

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                                                                                                          predator

                                                                                                          n. [动] 捕食者;[动] 食肉动物;掠夺者
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                                                                                                          1. someone who attacks in search of booty
                                                                                                          2. any animal that lives by preying on other animals

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                                                                                                            predict

                                                                                                            vt. 预报,预言;预知
                                                                                                            vi. 作出预言;作预料,作预报
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                                                                                                            1. make a prediction about; tell in advance
                                                                                                            2. indicate by signs

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                                                                                                              predictable

                                                                                                              adj. 可预言的
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                                                                                                              1. capable of being foretold

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                                                                                                                prehistoric

                                                                                                                adj. 史前的;陈旧的
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                                                                                                                1. belonging to or existing in times before recorded history
                                                                                                                2. of or relating to times before written history
                                                                                                                3. no longer fashionable

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                                                                                                                  previous

                                                                                                                  adj. 以前的;早先的;过早的
                                                                                                                  adv. 在先;在…以前
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                                                                                                                  1. (used especially of persons) of the immediate past
                                                                                                                  2. too soon or too hasty
                                                                                                                  3. just preceding something else in time or order

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                                                                                                                    primitive

                                                                                                                    adj. 原始的,远古的;简单的,粗糙的
                                                                                                                    n. 原始人
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                                                                                                                    1. a person who belongs to an early stage of civilization
                                                                                                                    2. a mathematical expression from which another expression is derived
                                                                                                                    3. a word serving as the basis for inflected or derived forms
                                                                                                                    4. belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness
                                                                                                                    5. little evolved from or characteristic of an earlier ancestral type

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                                                                                                                      prodigious

                                                                                                                      adj. 惊人的,异常的,奇妙的;巨大的
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                                                                                                                      1. so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
                                                                                                                      2. of momentous or ominous significance
                                                                                                                      3. far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

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                                                                                                                        professional

                                                                                                                        adj. 专业的;职业的;职业性的
                                                                                                                        n. 专业人员;职业运动员
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                                                                                                                        1. a person engaged in one of the learned professions
                                                                                                                        2. an athlete who plays for pay
                                                                                                                        3. an authority qualified to teach apprentices
                                                                                                                        4. engaged in a profession or engaging in as a profession or means of livelihood
                                                                                                                        5. of or relating to or suitable as a profession

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                                                                                                                          ration

                                                                                                                          vt. 配给;定量供应
                                                                                                                          n. 定量;口粮;配给量
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                                                                                                                          1. the food allowance for one day (especially for service personnel)
                                                                                                                          2. a fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity)
                                                                                                                          3. restrict the consumption of a relatively scarce commodity, as during war
                                                                                                                          4. distribute in rations, as in the army

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                                                                                                                            raven

                                                                                                                            n. 掠夺,劫掠;大乌鸦
                                                                                                                            adj. 乌黑的
                                                                                                                            vt. 掠夺;狼吞虎咽
                                                                                                                            vi. 掠夺;狼吞虎咽
                                                                                                                            n. (Raven)人名;(英)雷文;(德)拉文
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                                                                                                                            1. large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail
                                                                                                                            2. obtain or seize by violence
                                                                                                                            3. prey on or hunt for
                                                                                                                            4. eat greedily
                                                                                                                            5. feed greedily

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                                                                                                                              remark

                                                                                                                              n. 注意;言辞
                                                                                                                              vt. 评论;觉察
                                                                                                                              vi. 谈论
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                                                                                                                              1. a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief
                                                                                                                              2. explicit notice
                                                                                                                              3. make mention of
                                                                                                                              4. make or write a comment on

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                                                                                                                                require

                                                                                                                                vt. 需要;要求;命令
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                                                                                                                                1. require as useful, just, or proper
                                                                                                                                2. consider obligatory; request and expect
                                                                                                                                3. make someone do something
                                                                                                                                4. have need of

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                                                                                                                                  resistance

                                                                                                                                  n. 阻力;电阻;抵抗;反抗;抵抗力
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                                                                                                                                  1. the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with
                                                                                                                                  2. any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion
                                                                                                                                  3. a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms
                                                                                                                                  4. the military action of resisting the enemy's advance
                                                                                                                                  5. (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease

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                                                                                                                                    responsible

                                                                                                                                    adj. 负责的,可靠的;有责任的
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                                                                                                                                    1. worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable
                                                                                                                                    2. being the agent or cause
                                                                                                                                    3. having an acceptable credit rating

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                                                                                                                                      Saturn

                                                                                                                                      n. [天] 土星;农业之神(罗马神话中的一个形象)
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                                                                                                                                      1. a giant planet that is surrounded by three planar concentric rings of ice particles; the 6th planet from the sun
                                                                                                                                      2. (Roman mythology) god of agriculture and vegetation; counterpart of Greek Cronus

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                                                                                                                                        save

                                                                                                                                        vt. 节省;保存;储蓄;解救
                                                                                                                                        vi. 节省;挽救;救球
                                                                                                                                        prep. 除...之外
                                                                                                                                        n. 救球,救援
                                                                                                                                        n. (Save)人名;(法)萨夫;(意、保、西、罗、塞、瑞典)萨薇 (女名),萨韦
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                                                                                                                                        1. (sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring
                                                                                                                                        2. save from ruin, destruction, or harm
                                                                                                                                        3. to keep up and reserve for personal or special use
                                                                                                                                        4. bring into safety
                                                                                                                                        5. spend less; buy at a reduced price

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                                                                                                                                          seasonal

                                                                                                                                          adj. 季节的;周期性的;依照季节的
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                                                                                                                                          1. a worker who finds employment only in certain seasons
                                                                                                                                          2. occurring at or dependent on a particular season

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                                                                                                                                            sprout

                                                                                                                                            vi. 发芽;长芽
                                                                                                                                            vt. 使发芽;使萌芽
                                                                                                                                            n. 芽;萌芽;苗芽
                                                                                                                                            n. (Sprout)人名;(英)斯普劳特
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                                                                                                                                            1. any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud
                                                                                                                                            2. a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
                                                                                                                                            3. produce buds, branches, or germinate
                                                                                                                                            4. put forth and grow sprouts or shoots

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                                                                                                                                              stalk

                                                                                                                                              n. (植物的)茎,秆;(支持叶子、果实和花的)梗,柄;追踪;高视阔步
                                                                                                                                              vt. 追踪,潜近;高视阔步
                                                                                                                                              vi. 高视阔步地走;潜近,偷偷接近
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                                                                                                                                              1. material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
                                                                                                                                              2. a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
                                                                                                                                              3. a hunt for game carried on by following it stealthily or waiting in ambush
                                                                                                                                              4. the act of following prey stealthily
                                                                                                                                              5. a stiff or threatening gait

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                                                                                                                                                stiff

                                                                                                                                                adj. 呆板的;坚硬的;严厉的;拘谨的
                                                                                                                                                adv. 僵硬地;彻底地
                                                                                                                                                n. 死尸;令人讨厌者;流通票据;劳动者
                                                                                                                                                vt. 诈骗;失信
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                                                                                                                                                1. an ordinary man
                                                                                                                                                2. the dead body of a human being
                                                                                                                                                3. not moving or operating freely
                                                                                                                                                4. powerful
                                                                                                                                                5. rigidly formal

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                                                                                                                                                  theory

                                                                                                                                                  n. 理论;原理;学说;推测
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                                                                                                                                                  1. a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena
                                                                                                                                                  2. a tentative theory about the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena
                                                                                                                                                  3. a belief that can guide behavior

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                                                                                                                                                    transplant

                                                                                                                                                    vt. 移植;迁移;使移居
                                                                                                                                                    n. 移植;移植器官;被移植物;移居者
                                                                                                                                                    vi. 移植;迁移;移居
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                                                                                                                                                    1. (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
                                                                                                                                                    2. an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)
                                                                                                                                                    3. the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location
                                                                                                                                                    4. lift and reset in another soil or situation
                                                                                                                                                    5. be transplantable

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                                                                                                                                                      tunnel

                                                                                                                                                      n. 隧道;坑道;洞穴通道
                                                                                                                                                      vt. 挖;在…打开通道;在…挖掘隧道
                                                                                                                                                      vi. 挖掘隧道;打开通道
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                                                                                                                                                      1. a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars)
                                                                                                                                                      2. a hole in the ground made by an animal for shelter
                                                                                                                                                      3. move through by or as by digging
                                                                                                                                                      4. force a way through

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                                                                                                                                                        undergo

                                                                                                                                                        vt. 经历,经受;忍受

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                                                                                                                                                        1. go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
                                                                                                                                                        2. go or live through
                                                                                                                                                        3. accept or undergo, often unwillingly

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                                                                                                                                                          velocity

                                                                                                                                                          n. 速率,速度;周转率;迅速;高速,快速
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                                                                                                                                                          1. distance travelled per unit time

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                                                                                                                                                            versatile

                                                                                                                                                            adj. 多才多艺的;通用的,万能的;多面手的
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                                                                                                                                                            1. having great diversity or variety
                                                                                                                                                            2. changeable or inconstant
                                                                                                                                                            3. competent in many areas and able to turn with ease from one thing to another
                                                                                                                                                            4. able to move freely in all directions