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activity

n. 活动;行动;活跃
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  1. any specific behavior
  2. the state of being active
  3. an organic process that takes place in the body
  4. (chemistry) the capacity of a substance to take part in a chemical reaction
  5. a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

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    acumen

    n. 聪明,敏锐
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    1. a tapering point
    2. shrewdness shown by keen insight

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      allergic

      adj. 对…过敏的;对…极讨厌的
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      1. characterized by or caused by allergy
      2. having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)

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        angle

        vi. 钓鱼;谋取
        n. 角度,角,方面
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        1. the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
        2. a biased way of looking at or presenting something
        3. a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons
        4. move or proceed at an angle
        5. to incline or bend from a vertical position

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          anomaly

          n. 异常;不规则;反常事物
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          1. deviation from the normal or common order or form or rule
          2. a person who is unusual
          3. (astronomy) position of a planet as defined by its angular distance from its perihelion (as observed from the sun)

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            apparent

            adj. 显然的;表面上的
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            1. clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
            2. appearing as such but not necessarily so

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              ardent

              adj. 热情的;热心的;激烈的;燃烧般的
              n. (Ardent)人名;(法)阿尔当
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              1. characterized by intense emotion
              2. characterized by strong enthusiasm
              3. glowing or shining like fire

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                artisan

                n. 工匠,技工
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                1. a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft

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                  barbecue

                  n. 烤肉;吃烤肉的野宴
                  vt. 烧烤;烤肉
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                  1. meat that has been barbecued or grilled in a highly seasoned sauce
                  2. a cookout in which food is cooked over an open fire; especially a whole animal carcass roasted on a spit
                  3. a rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors
                  4. cook outdoors on a barbecue grill

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                    basin

                    n. 水池;流域;盆地;盆
                    n. (Basin)人名;(俄)巴辛;(法)巴赞
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                    1. a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids
                    2. the quantity that a basin will hold
                    3. a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it
                    4. the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries
                    5. a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face

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                      blade

                      n. 叶片;刀片,刀锋;剑
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                      1. especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
                      2. a dashing young man
                      3. something long and thin resembling a blade of grass
                      4. a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
                      5. a cut of beef from the shoulder blade

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                        blast

                        n. 爆炸;冲击波;一阵
                        vi. 猛攻
                        vt. 爆炸;损害;使枯萎
                        n. (Blast)人名;(德)布拉斯特
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                        1. a very long fly ball
                        2. a sudden very loud noise
                        3. a strong current of air
                        4. an explosion (as of dynamite)
                        5. a highly pleasurable or exciting experience

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                          cell

                          n. 细胞;电池;蜂房的巢室;单人小室
                          vi. 住在牢房或小室中
                          n. (Cell)人名;(英)塞尔
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                          1. any small compartment
                          2. (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
                          3. a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction
                          4. a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement
                          5. a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver

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                            cider

                            n. 苹果酒;苹果汁
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                            1. a beverage made from juice pressed from apples

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                              communal

                              adj. 公共的;公社的
                              n. (Communal)人名;(法)科米纳尔
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                              1. for or by a group rather than individuals
                              2. relating to a small administrative district or community

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                                conform

                                vi. 符合;遵照;适应环境
                                vt. 使遵守;使一致;使顺从
                                adj. 一致的;顺从的
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                                1. be similar, be in line with
                                2. adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions

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                                  congenial

                                  adj. 意气相投的;性格相似的;适意的;一致的
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                                  1. suitable to your needs or similar to your nature
                                  2. used of plants; capable of cross-fertilization or of being grafted

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                                    conservation

                                    n. 保存,保持;保护
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                                    1. an occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or injury or other change
                                    2. the preservation and careful management of the environment and of natural resources
                                    3. (physics) the maintenance of a certain quantities unchanged during chemical reactions or physical transformations

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                                      delegate

                                      vt. 委派…为代表
                                      n. 代表
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                                      1. a person appointed or elected to represent others
                                      2. transfer power to someone
                                      3. give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

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                                        dimension

                                        n. 方面;[数] 维;尺寸;次元;容积 vt. 标出尺寸
                                        adj. 规格的
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                                        1. the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)
                                        2. a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished
                                        3. one of three Cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space
                                        4. magnitude or extent
                                        5. indicate the dimensions on

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                                          diplomat

                                          n. 外交家,外交官;有外交手腕的人;处事圆滑机敏的人
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                                          1. an official engaged in international negotiations
                                          2. a person who deals tactfully with others

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                                            divert

                                            vt. 转移;使…欢娱;使…转向
                                            vi. 转移
                                            n. (Divert)人名;(法)迪韦尔
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                                            1. turn aside; turn away from
                                            2. send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one
                                            3. occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion
                                            4. withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions

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                                              electricity

                                              n. 电力;电流;强烈的紧张情绪
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                                              1. a physical phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons and protons
                                              2. energy made available by the flow of electric charge through a conductor
                                              3. keen and shared excitement

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                                                errand

                                                n. 使命;差事;差使
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                                                1. a short trip that is taken in the performance of a necessary task or mission

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                                                  ethnic

                                                  adj. 种族的;人种的
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                                                  1. a person who is a member of an ethnic group
                                                  2. denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people
                                                  3. not acknowledging the God of Christianity and Judaism and Islam

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                                                    exalted

                                                    adj. 高尚的;尊贵的;兴奋的
                                                    v. 高举;赞扬;使激动(exalt的过去分词)
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                                                    1. of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style

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                                                      exception

                                                      n. 例外;异议
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                                                      1. a deliberate act of omission
                                                      2. an instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization
                                                      3. grounds for adverse criticism

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                                                        Fahrenheit

                                                        adj. 华氏温度计的;华氏的
                                                        n. 华氏温度计;华氏温标
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                                                        1. German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer and developed the scale of temperature that bears his name (1686-1736)
                                                        2. of or relating to a temperature scale proposed by the inventor of the mercury thermometer

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                                                          faucet

                                                          n. 旋塞;插口
                                                          n. (Faucet)人名;(英)福西特
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                                                          1. a regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir

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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