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admit

vt. 承认;准许进入;可容纳
vi. 承认;容许
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  1. declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
  2. allow to enter; grant entry to
  3. allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of
  4. admit into a group or community
  5. afford possibility

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    alkali

    n. 碱;可溶性无机盐
    adj. 碱性的
    n. (Alkali)人名;(冈、乍、尼日利)阿尔卡利
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    1. any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water
    2. a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water; detrimental to agriculture

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      asymmetrical

      adj. [数] 非对称的(等于asymmetric);不均匀的;不匀称的
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      1. characterized by asymmetry in the spatial arrangement or placement of parts or components
      2. irregular in shape or outline

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        authority

        n. 权威;权力;当局
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        1. the power or right to give orders or make decisions
        2. (usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others
        3. an expert whose views are taken as definitive
        4. freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities
        5. an administrative unit of government

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          bargain

          n. 交易;便宜货;契约
          v. 讨价还价;议价;(谈价钱后)卖
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          1. an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
          2. an advantageous purchase
          3. negotiate the terms of an exchange
          4. come to terms; arrive at an agreement

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            bony

            adj. 骨的;多骨的;瘦骨嶙峋的;似骨的
            n. (Bony)人名;(法)博尼
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            1. very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
            2. composed of or containing bone
            3. having bones especially many or prominent bones

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              brief

              adj. 简短的,简洁的;短暂的,草率的
              n. 摘要,简报;概要,诉书
              vt. 简报,摘要;作…的提要
              n. (Brief)人名;(英)布里夫
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              1. a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case
              2. a condensed written summary or abstract
              3. give essential information to someone
              4. of short duration or distance
              5. concise and succinct

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                buddy

                n. 伙伴,好朋友;密友;小男孩
                vi. 做好朋友,交朋友
                n. (Buddy)人名;(英)巴迪
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                1. a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities

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                  catastrophe

                  n. 大灾难;大祸;惨败
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                  1. an event resulting in great loss and misfortune
                  2. a state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune
                  3. a sudden violent change in the earth's surface

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                    classic

                    adj. 经典的;古典的,传统的;最优秀的
                    n. 名著;经典著作;大艺术家
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                    1. a creation of the highest excellence
                    2. an artist who has created classic works
                    3. characteristic of the classical artistic and literary traditions
                    4. adhering to established standards and principles

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                      coarse

                      adj. 粗糙的;粗俗的;下等的
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                      1. of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles
                      2. lacking refinement or cultivation or taste
                      3. of low or inferior quality or value
                      4. conspicuously and tastelessly indecent

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                        communicate

                        vi. 通讯,传达;相通;交流;感染
                        vt. 传达;感染;显露
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                        1. transmit information
                        2. transmit thoughts or feelings
                        3. transfer to another
                        4. join or connect
                        5. be in verbal contact; interchange information or ideas

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                          compare

                          n. 比较
                          vt. 比拟,喻为;[语]构成
                          vi. 相比,匹敌;比较,区别;比拟(常与to连用)
                          n. (Compare)人名;(意)孔帕雷
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                          1. qualities that are comparable
                          2. examine and note the similarities or differences of
                          3. be comparable
                          4. consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous
                          5. to form the comparative or superlative form on an adjective or adverb

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                            compel

                            vt. 强迫,迫使;强使发生
                            n. (Compel)人名;(法)孔佩尔
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                            1. force or compel somebody to do something
                            2. make someone do something

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                              comprehend

                              vt. 理解;包含;由…组成
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                              1. get the meaning of something
                              2. to become aware of through the senses
                              3. include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory

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                                concentrate

                                vi. 集中;浓缩;全神贯注;聚集
                                vt. 集中;浓缩
                                n. 浓缩,精选;浓缩液
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                                1. the desired mineral that is left after impurities have been removed from mined ore
                                2. a concentrated form of a foodstuff; the bulk is reduced by removing water
                                3. a concentrated example
                                4. make (the solvent of a solution) dense or denser
                                5. direct one's attention on something

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                                  consent

                                  vi. 同意;赞成;答应
                                  n. 同意;(意见等的)一致;赞成
                                  n. (Consent)人名;(法)孔桑
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                                  1. permission to do something
                                  2. give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to

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                                    consideration

                                    n. 考虑;原因;关心;报酬
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                                    1. the process of giving careful thought to something
                                    2. information that should be kept in mind when making a decision
                                    3. a discussion of a topic (as in a meeting)
                                    4. kind and considerate regard for others
                                    5. a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone

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                                      contrast

                                      vi. 对比;形成对照
                                      vt. 使对比;使与…对照
                                      n. 对比;差别;对照物
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                                      1. the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
                                      2. the act of distinguishing by comparing differences
                                      3. a conceptual separation or distinction
                                      4. the perceptual effect of the juxtaposition of very different colors
                                      5. the range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness)

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                                        coordinate

                                        n. 坐标;同等的人或物
                                        adj. 并列的;同等的
                                        vt. 调整;整合
                                        vi. 协调
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                                        1. a number that identifies a position relative to an axis
                                        2. bring order and organization to
                                        3. bring into common action, movement, or condition
                                        4. be co-ordinated
                                        5. bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation

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                                          copious

                                          adj. 丰富的;很多的;多产的
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                                          1. large in number or quantity (especially of discourse)
                                          2. affording an abundant supply

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                                            count

                                            vt. 计算;认为
                                            vi. 计数;有价值
                                            n. 计数;计算;伯爵
                                            n. (Count)人名;(法、德、南非)伯爵(欧洲贵族头衔), 康特(人名)
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                                            1. the total number counted
                                            2. the act of counting
                                            3. a nobleman (in various countries) having rank equal to a British earl
                                            4. determine the number or amount of
                                            5. have weight; have import, carry weight

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                                              crusade

                                              n. 改革运动;十字军东侵
                                              vi. 加入十字军;从事改革运动
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                                              1. a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
                                              2. any of the more or less continuous military expeditions in the 11th to 13th centuries when Christian powers of Europe tried to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims
                                              3. exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for
                                              4. go on a crusade; fight a holy war

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                                                cushion

                                                n. 垫子;起缓解作用之物;(猪等的)臀肉;银行储蓄
                                                vt. 给…安上垫子;把…安置在垫子上;缓和…的冲击
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                                                1. a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses
                                                2. a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.
                                                3. protect from impact

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                                                  custom

                                                  n. 习惯,惯例;风俗;海关,关税;经常光顾;[总称](经常性的)顾客
                                                  adj. (衣服等)定做的,定制的
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                                                  1. accepted or habitual practice
                                                  2. a specific practice of long standing
                                                  3. money collected under a tariff
                                                  4. habitual patronage
                                                  5. made according to the specifications of an individual

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                                                    detectable

                                                    adj. 可检测的;可发觉的
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                                                    1. capable of being detected
                                                    2. easily seen or detected

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                                                      draw

                                                      vt. 画;拉;吸引
                                                      vi. 拉;拖
                                                      n. 平局;抽签
                                                      n. (Draw)人名;(英)德劳
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                                                      1. a gully that is shallower than a ravine
                                                      2. an entertainer who attracts large audiences
                                                      3. the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided
                                                      4. anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random
                                                      5. a playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack

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                                                        edifice

                                                        n. 大厦;大建筑物
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                                                        1. a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

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                                                          emphasize

                                                          vt. 强调,着重
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                                                          1. to stress, single out as important
                                                          2. give extra weight to (a communication)

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                                                            engine

                                                            n. 引擎,发动机;机车,火车头;工具
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                                                            1. motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work
                                                            2. something used to achieve a purpose
                                                            3. a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks