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absurd

adj. 荒谬的;可笑的
n. 荒诞;荒诞作品
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  1. a situation in which life seems irrational and meaningless
  2. inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense
  3. incongruous;inviting ridicule

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    admission

    n. 承认;入场费;进入许可;坦白;录用
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    1. the act of admitting someone to enter
    2. an acknowledgment of the truth of something
    3. the fee charged for admission

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      amino

      adj. 氨基的
      n. [化学] 氨基
      n. (Amino)人名;(日)网野(姓);(英、意、印尼)阿米诺
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      1. the radical -NH2
      2. pertaining to or containing any of a group of organic compounds of nitrogen derived from ammonia

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        appliance

        n. 器具;器械;装置
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        1. a device or control that is very useful for a particular job
        2. durable goods for home or office use

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          atom

          n. 原子
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          1. (physics and chemistry) the smallest component of an element having the chemical properties of the element
          2. (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything

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            attendance

            n. 出席;到场;出席人数
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            1. the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)
            2. the frequency with which a person is present
            3. the number of people that are present

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              augment

              vi. 增加;增大
              vt. 增加;增大
              n. 增加;增大
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              1. enlarge or increase
              2. grow or intensify

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                barren

                adj. 贫瘠的;不生育的;无益的;沉闷无趣的;空洞的
                n. 荒地
                n. (Barren)人名;(西、英)巴伦
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                1. an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation
                2. providing no shelter or sustenance
                3. completely wanting or lacking
                4. not bearing offspring
                5. incapable of sustaining life

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                  base

                  n. 基础;底部;垒
                  adj. 卑鄙的;低劣的
                  vt. 以…作基础
                  n. (Base)人名;(日)马濑(姓)
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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. installation from which a military force initiates operations
                  3. lowest support of a structure
                  4. place that runner must touch before scoring
                  5. (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place

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                    calculate

                    vi. 计算;以为;作打算
                    vt. 计算;预测;认为;打算
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                    1. make a mathematical calculation or computation
                    2. judge to be probable
                    3. keep an account of
                    4. predict in advance
                    5. specifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public

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                      cart

                      n. 二轮运货马车
                      vt. 用车装载
                      vi. 驾运货马车;用运货车运送
                      n. (Cart)人名;(法)卡尔;(英、芬)卡特
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                      1. a heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal
                      2. wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person; may have one or two or four wheels
                      3. draw slowly or heavily
                      4. transport something in a cart

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                        cavity

                        n. 腔;洞,凹处
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                        1. a sizeable hole (usually in the ground)
                        2. space that is surrounded by something
                        3. soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay can lead to the death of a tooth
                        4. (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body

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                          celebrate

                          vt. 庆祝;举行;赞美;祝贺
                          vi. 庆祝;过节;举行宗教仪式
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                          1. celebrate, as of holidays or rites
                          2. have a celebration
                          3. assign great social importance to

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                            chance

                            n. 机会,际遇;运气,侥幸;可能性
                            vt. 偶然发生;冒……的险
                            vi. 碰巧;偶然被发现
                            n. (Chance)人名;(英)钱斯
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                            1. a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
                            2. an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another
                            3. a risk involving danger
                            4. a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible
                            5. the possibility of future success

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                              circular

                              adj. 循环的;圆形的;间接的
                              n. 通知,传单
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                              1. an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
                              2. having a circular shape
                              3. shaped like a ring
                              4. marked by or moving in a circle

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                                clinic

                                n. 临床;诊所
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                                1. a medical establishment run by a group of medical specialists
                                2. meeting for diagnosis of problems and instruction or remedial work in a particular activity
                                3. a healthcare facility for outpatient care

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                                  condiment

                                  n. 调味品;佐料
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                                  1. a preparation (a sauce or relish or spice) to enhance flavor or enjoyment

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                                    counseling

                                    n. 咨询服务
                                    v. 建议;劝告;商讨(counsel的ing形式)
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                                    1. something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action

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                                      craftsman

                                      n. 工匠;手艺人;技工
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                                      1. a professional whose work is consistently of high quality
                                      2. a creator of great skill in the manual arts
                                      3. a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft

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                                        crude

                                        adj. 粗糙的;天然的,未加工的;粗鲁的
                                        n. 原油;天然的物质
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                                        1. a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
                                        2. not carefully or expertly made
                                        3. conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
                                        4. not refined or processed
                                        5. belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness

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                                          decorate

                                          vt. 装饰;布置;授勋给
                                          vi. 装饰;布置
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                                          1. make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.
                                          2. be beautiful to look at
                                          3. award a mark of honor, such as a medal, to
                                          4. provide with decoration

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                                            dedication

                                            n. 奉献;献身
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                                            1. complete and wholehearted fidelity
                                            2. a ceremony in which something (as a building) is dedicated to some goal or purpose
                                            3. a message that makes a pledge
                                            4. a short message (as in a book or musical work or on a photograph) dedicating it to someone or something
                                            5. the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action

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                                              delight

                                              n. 高兴
                                              vi. 高兴
                                              vt. 使高兴
                                              n. (Delight)人名;(英)迪莱特
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                                              1. a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction
                                              2. something or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness
                                              3. give pleasure to or be pleasing to
                                              4. take delight in
                                              5. hold spellbound

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                                                destruction

                                                n. 破坏,毁灭;摧毁
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                                                1. the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
                                                2. an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something
                                                3. a final state

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                                                  dinosaur

                                                  n. 恐龙;过时、落伍的人或事物
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                                                  1. any of numerous extinct terrestrial reptiles of the Mesozoic era

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                                                    distinct

                                                    adj. 明显的;独特的;清楚的;有区别的
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                                                    1. easy to perceive; especially clearly outlined
                                                    2. (often followed by `from') not alike; different in nature or quality
                                                    3. constituting a separate entity or part
                                                    4. recognizable; marked
                                                    5. clearly or sharply defined to the mind

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                                                      disturbance

                                                      n. 干扰;骚乱;忧虑
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                                                      1. activity that is an intrusion or interruption
                                                      2. an unhappy and worried mental state
                                                      3. a disorderly outburst or tumult
                                                      4. a noisy fight
                                                      5. the act of disturbing something or someone; setting something in motion

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                                                        dominate

                                                        vt. 控制;支配;占优势;在…中占主要地位
                                                        vi. 占优势;处于支配地位
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                                                        1. be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
                                                        2. be in control
                                                        3. have dominance or the power to defeat over
                                                        4. look down on

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                                                          doubt

                                                          n. 怀疑;疑问;疑惑
                                                          v. 怀疑;不信;恐怕;拿不准
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                                                          1. the state of being unsure of something
                                                          2. uncertainty about the truth or factuality of existence of something
                                                          3. consider unlikely or have doubts about
                                                          4. lack confidence in or have doubts about

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                                                            exceptional

                                                            adj. 异常的,例外的
                                                            n. 超常的学生
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                                                            1. far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree
                                                            2. surpassing what is common or usual or expected
                                                            3. deviating widely from a norm of physical or mental ability; used especially of children below normal in intelligence