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adopt

vt. 采取;接受;收养;正式通过
vi. 采取;过继
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  1. choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans
  2. take up and practice as one's own
  3. take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities
  4. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
  5. take into one's family

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    allude

    vi. 暗指,转弯抹角地说到;略为提及,顺便提到
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    1. make a more or less disguised reference to

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      alumnus

      n. 男校友;男毕业生
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      1. a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)

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        amplify

        vt. 放大,扩大;增强;详述
        vi. 详述
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        1. increase in size, volume or significance
        2. to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth
        3. exaggerate or make bigger
        4. increase the volume of

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          anarchist

          n. 无政府主义者
          无政府主义的
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          1. an advocate of anarchism

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            bleach

            vt. 使漂白,使变白
            vi. 变白,漂白
            n. 漂白剂
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            1. the whiteness that results from removing the color from something
            2. an agent that makes things white or colorless
            3. the act of whitening something by bleaching it (exposing it to sunlight or using a chemical bleaching agent)
            4. remove color from
            5. make whiter or lighter

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              board

              n. 董事会;木板;甲板;膳食
              vt. 上(飞机、车、船等);用板盖上;给提供膳宿
              vi. 寄宿
              n. (Board)人名;(英、西)博德
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              1. a committee having supervisory powers
              2. a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose
              3. a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
              4. a vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view
              5. a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games

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                brilliance

                n. 光辉;才华;宏伟
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                1. great brightness
                2. the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
                3. unusual mental ability

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                  checked

                  adj. 选中的;格子花纹的
                  v. 检查(check的过去式和过去分词)
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                  1. held back from some action especially by force
                  2. patterned with alternating squares of color

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                    choreograph

                    vt. 设计舞蹈动作;为…编舞
                    vi. 设计舞蹈动作
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                    1. compose a sequence of dance steps, often to music
                    2. plan and oversee the development and details of

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                      clamor

                      n. 喧闹,叫嚷;大声的要求
                      vi. 喧嚷,发喧嚣声;持续地喊声
                      vt. 喧嚷着说出
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                      1. a loud harsh or strident noise
                      2. loud and persistent outcry from many people
                      3. make loud demands
                      4. utter or proclaim insistently and noisily
                      5. compel someone to do something by insistent clamoring

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                        collapse

                        vi. 倒塌;瓦解;暴跌
                        vt. 使倒塌,使崩溃;使萎陷
                        n. 倒塌;失败;衰竭
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                        1. an abrupt failure of function or health
                        2. a mishap caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in
                        3. the act of throwing yourself down
                        4. a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures)
                        5. break down, literally or metaphorically

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                          condensation

                          n. 冷凝;凝结;压缩
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                          1. (psychoanalysis) an unconscious process whereby two ideas or images combine into a single symbol; especially in dreams
                          2. the process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or solid state
                          3. atmospheric moisture that has condensed because of cold
                          4. the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together
                          5. a shortened version of a written work

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                            contain

                            vt. 包含;控制;容纳;牵制(敌军)
                            vi. 含有;自制
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                            1. include or contain; have as a component
                            2. contain or hold; have within
                            3. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
                            4. be divisible by
                            5. be capable of holding or containing

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                              contribute

                              vt. 贡献,出力;投稿;捐献
                              vi. 贡献,出力;投稿;捐献
                              [ 过去式 contributed 过去分词 contributed 现在分词 contributing
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                              1. bestow a quality on
                              2. contribute to some cause
                              3. be conducive to
                              4. provide

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                                corrosion

                                n. 腐蚀;腐蚀产生的物质;衰败
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                                1. a state of deterioration in metals caused by oxidation or chemical action
                                2. erosion by chemical action

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                                  counter

                                  n. 柜台;对立面;计数器;(某些棋盘游戏的)筹码
                                  vt. 反击,还击;反向移动,对着干;反驳,回答
                                  vi. 逆向移动,对着干;反驳
                                  adj. 相反的
                                  adv. 反方向地;背道而驰地
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                                  1. table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted
                                  2. game equipment used in various card or board games
                                  3. a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens
                                  4. a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers
                                  5. a person who counts things

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                                    creative

                                    adj. 创造性的
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                                    1. having the ability or power to create
                                    2. promoting construction or creation

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                                      ease

                                      vt. 减轻,缓和;使安心
                                      n. 轻松,舒适;安逸,悠闲
                                      vi. 减轻,缓和;放松;灵活地移动
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                                      1. freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort
                                      2. a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state
                                      3. the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress)
                                      4. freedom from constraint or embarrassment
                                      5. freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

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                                        ecological

                                        adj. 生态的,生态学的
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                                        1. characterized by the interdependence of living organisms in an environment
                                        2. of or relating to the science of ecology

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                                          enterprise

                                          n. 企业;事业;进取心;事业心
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                                          1. a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness)
                                          2. an organization created for business ventures
                                          3. readiness to embark on bold new ventures

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                                            exorbitant

                                            adj. (要价等)过高的;(性格等)过分的;不在法律范围之内的
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                                            1. greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation

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                                              exponent

                                              n. [数] 指数;典型;说明者,说明物
                                              adj. 说明的
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                                              1. a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
                                              2. someone who expounds and interprets or explains
                                              3. a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself

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                                                flavor

                                                n. 情味,风味;香料;滋味
                                                vt. 加味于
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                                                1. the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
                                                2. the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
                                                3. (physics) the six kinds of quarks
                                                4. lend flavor to

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                                                  foliage

                                                  n. 植物;叶子(总称)
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                                                  1. the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
                                                  2. (architecture) leaf-like architectural ornament

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                                                    former

                                                    adj. 从前的,前者的;前任的
                                                    n. 模型,样板;起形成作用的人
                                                    n. (Former)人名;(法)福尔梅;(德、捷)福尔默
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                                                    1. the first of two or the first mentioned of two
                                                    2. referring to the first of two things or persons mentioned (or the earlier one or ones of several)
                                                    3. belonging to some prior time
                                                    4. (used especially of persons) of the immediate past
                                                    5. belonging to the distant past

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                                                      graphic

                                                      adj. 形象的;图表的;绘画似的
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                                                      1. an image that is generated by a computer
                                                      2. written or drawn or engraved
                                                      3. describing nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail
                                                      4. of or relating to the graphic arts
                                                      5. relating to or presented by a graph

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                                                        handle

                                                        n. [建] 把手;柄;手感;口实
                                                        vt. 处理;操作;运用;买卖;触摸
                                                        vi. 搬运;易于操纵
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                                                        1. the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
                                                        2. be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
                                                        3. interact in a certain way
                                                        4. deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression
                                                        5. touch, lift, or hold with the hands

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                                                          homing

                                                          adj. 回家的;自动导引的;有返回性的
                                                          n. 归航;动物的返回性
                                                          v. 回家(home的ing形式)
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                                                          1. orienting or directing homeward or to a destination

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                                                            imbibe

                                                            vt. 吸收,接受;喝;吸入
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                                                            1. take in, also metaphorically
                                                            2. take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
                                                            3. take in liquids
                                                            4. receive into the mind and retain