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acid

n. 酸;迷幻药
adj. 酸的;讽刺的;刻薄的
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  1. any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
  2. street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
  3. harsh or corrosive in tone
  4. being sour to the taste
  5. having the characteristics of an acid

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    agile

    adj. 敏捷的;机敏的;活泼的
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    1. moving quickly and lightly
    2. mentally quick

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      allocation

      n. 分配,配置;安置
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      1. a share set aside for a specific purpose
      2. the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan
      3. (computer science) the assignment of particular areas of a magnetic disk to particular data or instructions

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        attorney

        n. 律师;代理人
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        1. a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice

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          bias

          n. 偏见;偏爱;斜纹;乖离率
          vt. 使存偏见
          adj. 偏斜的
          adv. 偏斜地
          n. (Bias)人名;(法、德、葡、喀)比亚斯;(英)拜厄斯
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          1. a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
          2. a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric
          3. influence in an unfair way
          4. cause to be biased
          5. slanting diagonally across the grain of a fabric

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            bluff

            n. 吓唬;绝壁;断崖
            vt. 吓唬;愚弄
            vi. 吓唬
            adj. 直率的;陡峭的
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            1. a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)
            2. pretense that your position is stronger than it really is
            3. the act of bluffing in poker; deception by a false show of confidence in the strength of your cards
            4. deceive an opponent by a bold bet on an inferior hand with the result that the opponent withdraws a winning hand
            5. frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one really is

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              bookstore

              n. 书店(等于bookshop)
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              1. a shop where books are sold

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                captive

                adj. 被俘虏的;被迷住的
                n. 俘虏;迷恋者
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                1. a person who is confined; especially a prisoner of war
                2. an animal that is confined
                3. a person held in the grip of a strong emotion or passion
                4. in captivity
                5. giving or marked by complete attention to

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                  cease

                  vi. 停止;终了
                  vt. 停止;结束
                  n. 停止
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                  1. (`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end
                  2. put an end to a state or an activity
                  3. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

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                    ceremonial

                    adj. 仪式的;正式的,礼仪的
                    n. 仪式,礼节
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                    1. a formal event performed on a special occasion
                    2. marked by pomp or ceremony or formality

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                      claim

                      vi. 提出要求
                      vt. 要求;声称;需要;认领
                      n. 要求;声称;索赔;断言;值得
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                      1. an assertion of a right (as to money or property)
                      2. an assertion that something is true or factual
                      3. demand for something as rightful or due
                      4. an informal right to something
                      5. an established or recognized right

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                        club

                        n. 俱乐部,社团;夜总会;棍棒;(扑克牌中的)梅花
                        vt. 用棍棒打;募集
                        vi. 集资;组成俱乐部
                        adj. 俱乐部的
                        n. (Club)人名;(英)克拉布
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                        1. a team of professional baseball players who play and travel together
                        2. a formal association of people with similar interests
                        3. stout stick that is larger at one end
                        4. a building that is occupied by a social club
                        5. golf equipment used by a golfer to hit a golf ball

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                          concentration

                          n. 浓度;集中;浓缩;专心;集合
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                          1. (chemistry) the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume (expressed as moles/cubic meter)
                          2. the spatial property of being crowded together
                          3. strengthening the amount of a substance in a unit amount of another substance (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing the other substance
                          4. increase in density
                          5. complete attention; intense mental effort

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                            deciduous

                            adj. 落叶性的,脱落性的;非永久性的
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                            1. (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
                            2. (of teeth, antlers, etc.) being shed at the end of a period of growth

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                              deduct

                              vt. 扣除,减去;演绎
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                              1. make a subtraction
                              2. retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments
                              3. reason by deduction; establish by deduction

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                                definite

                                adj. 一定的;确切的
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                                1. precise; explicit and clearly defined
                                2. known for certain

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                                  dense

                                  adj. 稠密的;浓厚的;愚钝的
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                                  1. permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter
                                  2. having component parts closely crowded together
                                  3. hard to pass through because of dense growth
                                  4. having high relative density or specific gravity
                                  5. slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity

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                                    deteriorate

                                    vi. 恶化,变坏
                                    vt. 恶化
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                                    1. become worse or disintegrate
                                    2. grow worse

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                                      discipline

                                      n. 学科;纪律;训练;惩罚
                                      vt. 训练,训导;惩戒
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                                      1. a branch of knowledge
                                      2. a system of rules of conduct or method of practice
                                      3. the trait of being well behaved
                                      4. training to improve strength or self-control
                                      5. the act of punishing

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                                        domain

                                        n. 领域;域名;产业;地产
                                        n. (Domain)人名;(英、法)多曼
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                                        1. a particular environment or walk of life
                                        2. territory over which rule or control is exercised
                                        3. the set of values of the independent variable for which a function is defined
                                        4. people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest
                                        5. a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about

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                                          economical

                                          adj. 经济的;节约的;合算的
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                                          1. using the minimum of time or resources necessary for effectiveness
                                          2. of or relating to an economy, the system of production and management of material wealth
                                          3. avoiding waste

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                                            epic

                                            adj. 史诗的,叙事诗的
                                            n. 史诗;叙事诗;史诗般的作品
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                                            1. a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
                                            2. very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale)
                                            3. constituting or having to do with or suggestive of a literary epic

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                                              erratic

                                              adj. 不稳定的;古怪的
                                              n. 漂泊无定的人;古怪的人
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                                              1. having no fixed course
                                              2. liable to sudden unpredictable change
                                              3. likely to perform unpredictably

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                                                evident

                                                adj. 明显的;明白的
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                                                1. clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
                                                2. capable of being seen or noticed

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                                                  evoke

                                                  vt. 引起,唤起;博得
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                                                  1. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
                                                  2. evoke or provoke to appear or occur
                                                  3. deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)
                                                  4. summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
                                                  5. call to mind

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                                                    experimental

                                                    adj. 实验的;根据实验的;试验性的
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                                                    1. relating to or based on experiment
                                                    2. relying on observation or experiment
                                                    3. of the nature of or undergoing an experiment

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                                                      explosive

                                                      adj. 爆炸的;爆炸性的;爆发性的
                                                      n. 炸药;爆炸物
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                                                      1. a chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck
                                                      2. serving to explode or characterized by explosion or sudden outburst
                                                      3. liable to lead to sudden change or violence
                                                      4. sudden and loud

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                                                        extraordinary

                                                        adj. 非凡的;特别的;离奇的;临时的;特派的
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                                                        1. beyond what is ordinary or usual; highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable
                                                        2. far more than usual or expected
                                                        3. (of an official) serving an unusual or special function in addition to those of the regular officials

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                                                          foreshorten

                                                          vt. 透视缩短;节略;缩小深度而画;省略
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                                                          1. reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
                                                          2. shorten lines in a drawing so as to create an illusion of depth

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                                                            frustrate

                                                            vt. 挫败;阻挠;使感到灰心
                                                            vi. 失败;受挫
                                                            adj. 挫败的;无益的
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                                                            1. hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
                                                            2. treat cruelly