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cascade

n. 层叠;小瀑布;喷流
vi. 像瀑布般冲下或倾泻
v. 使瀑布似地落下
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  1. a small waterfall or series of small waterfalls
  2. a succession of stages or operations or processes or units
  3. a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower
  4. rush down in big quantities, like a cascade
  5. arrange (open windows) on a computer desktop so that they overlap each other, with the title bars visible

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    character

    n. 性格,品质;特性;角色;[计] 字符
    vt. 印,刻;使具有特征
    n. (Character)人名;(英)克拉克特
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    1. an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
    2. a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something
    3. the inherent complex of attributes that determine a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions
    4. an actor's portrayal of someone in a play
    5. a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)

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      chart

      n. 图表;海图;图纸;排行榜
      vt. 绘制…的图表;在海图上标出;详细计划;记录;记述;跟踪(进展或发展
      n. (Chart)人名;(泰)察
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      1. a visual display of information
      2. a map designed to assist navigation by air or sea
      3. make a chart of
      4. plan in detail
      5. represent by means of a graph

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        circulation

        n. 流通,传播;循环;发行量
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        1. the dissemination of copies of periodicals (as newspapers or magazines)
        2. movement through a circuit; especially the movement of blood through the heart and blood vessels
        3. (library science) the count of books that are loaned by a library over a specified period
        4. number of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are sold
        5. free movement or passage through a series of vessels (as of water through pipes or sap through a plant)

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          complement

          n. 补语;余角;补足物
          vt. 补足,补助
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          1. a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction
          2. a complete number or quantity
          3. number needed to make up a whole force
          4. something added to complete or make perfect
          5. one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response

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            conductor

            n. 导体;售票员;领导者;管理人
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            1. the person who leads a musical group
            2. a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.
            3. a substance that readily conducts e.g. electricity and heat
            4. the person who collects fares on a public conveyance

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              congress

              n. 国会;代表大会;会议;社交
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              1. the legislature of the United States government
              2. a meeting of elected or appointed representatives
              3. a national legislative assembly
              4. the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur

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                couple

                n. 对;夫妇;数个
                vi. 结合;成婚
                vt. 结合;连接;连合
                n. (Couple)人名;(法)库普勒
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                1. a small indefinite number
                2. a pair of people who live together
                3. a pair who associate with one another
                4. two items of the same kind
                5. (physics) something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines

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                  coupon

                  n. 息票;赠券;联票;[经] 配给券
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                  1. a negotiable certificate that can be detached and redeemed as needed
                  2. a test sample of some substance

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                    critique

                    n. 批评;评论文章
                    vt. 批判;评论
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                    1. an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
                    2. a serious examination and judgment of something
                    3. appraise critically

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                      crown

                      n. 王冠;花冠;王权;顶点
                      vt. 加冕;居…之顶;表彰;使圆满完成
                      n. (Crown)人名;(英)克朗
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                      1. the Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy
                      2. the part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel
                      3. a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory
                      4. an ornamental jewelled headdress signifying sovereignty
                      5. the part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head

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                        cue

                        n. 提示,暗示;线索
                        vt. 给…暗示
                        n. (Cue)人名;(西)库埃
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                        1. an actor's line that immediately precedes and serves as a reminder for some action or speech
                        2. evidence that helps to solve a problem
                        3. a stimulus that provides information about what to do
                        4. sports implement consisting of a tapering rod used to strike a cue ball in pool or billiards
                        5. assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned

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                          defect

                          n. 缺点,缺陷;不足之处
                          vi. 变节;叛变
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                          1. an imperfection in a bodily system
                          2. a failing or deficiency
                          3. an imperfection in a device or machine
                          4. a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body)
                          5. desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army

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                            dehydrate

                            vt. 使…脱水;使极其口渴;使丧失力量和兴趣等
                            vi. 脱水;去水
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                            1. preserve by removing all water and liquids from
                            2. remove water from
                            3. lose water or moisture

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                              difference

                              n. 差异;不同;争执
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                              1. the quality of being unlike or dissimilar
                              2. a variation that deviates from the standard or norm
                              3. a disagreement or argument about something important
                              4. a significant change
                              5. the number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend

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                                disaster

                                n. 灾难,灾祸;不幸
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                                1. a state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune
                                2. an event resulting in great loss and misfortune
                                3. an act that has disastrous consequences

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                                  distinctive

                                  adj. 有特色的,与众不同的
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                                  1. of a feature that helps to distinguish a person or thing
                                  2. capable of being classified

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                                    drawback

                                    n. 缺点,不利条件;退税
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                                    1. the quality of being a hindrance

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                                      drop

                                      vt. 滴;使降低;使终止;随口漏出
                                      vi. 下降;终止
                                      n. 滴;落下;空投;微量;滴剂
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                                      1. a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
                                      2. a shape that is spherical and small
                                      3. a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity
                                      4. a steep high face of rock
                                      5. a predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property)

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                                        evolve

                                        vt. 发展,进化;进化;使逐步形成;推断出
                                        vi. 发展,进展;进化;逐步形成
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                                        1. work out
                                        2. undergo development or evolution
                                        3. gain through experience

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                                          expel

                                          vt. 驱逐;开除
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                                          1. force to leave or move out
                                          2. put out or expel from a place
                                          3. remove from a position or office
                                          4. cause to flee
                                          5. eliminate (substances) from the body

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                                            extract

                                            vt. 提取;取出;摘录;榨取
                                            n. 汁;摘录;榨出物;选粹
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                                            1. a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)
                                            2. a passage selected from a larger work
                                            3. remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense
                                            4. get despite difficulties or obstacles
                                            5. deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)

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                                              fancy

                                              n. 幻想;想像力;爱好
                                              adj. 想象的;奇特的;昂贵的;精选的
                                              vt. 想象;喜爱;设想;自负
                                              vi. 幻想;想象
                                              n. (Fancy)人名;(法)方西
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                                              1. something many people believe that is false
                                              2. a kind of imagination that was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination
                                              3. a predisposition to like something
                                              4. imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
                                              5. have a fancy or particular liking or desire for

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                                                fatal

                                                adj. 致命的;重大的;毁灭性的;命中注定的
                                                n. (Fatal)人名;(葡、芬)法塔尔
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                                                1. bringing death
                                                2. having momentous consequences; of decisive importance
                                                3. (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin
                                                4. controlled or decreed by fate; predetermined

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                                                  finalize

                                                  vt. 完成;使结束
                                                  vi. 把最后定下来;定案
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                                                  1. make final; put the last touches on; put into final form

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                                                    flask

                                                    n. [分化] 烧瓶;长颈瓶,细颈瓶;酒瓶,携带瓶
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                                                    1. bottle that has a narrow neck
                                                    2. the quantity a flask will hold

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                                                      fluctuate

                                                      vi. 波动;涨落;动摇
                                                      vt. 使波动;使动摇
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                                                      1. cause to fluctuate or move in a wavelike pattern
                                                      2. move or sway in a rising and falling or wavelike pattern
                                                      3. be unstable

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                                                        frugal

                                                        adj. 节俭的;朴素的;花钱少的
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                                                        1. avoiding waste

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                                                          genetics

                                                          n. 遗传学
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                                                          1. the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms

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                                                            germinate

                                                            vt. 使发芽;使生长
                                                            vi. 发芽;生长
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                                                            1. produce buds, branches, or germinate
                                                            2. work out
                                                            3. cause to grow or sprout