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aesthetic

adj. 美的;美学的;审美的,具有审美趣味的
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  1. (philosophy) a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful
  2. relating to or dealing with the subject of aesthetics
  3. concerning or characterized by an appreciation of beauty or good taste
  4. aesthetically pleasing

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    alert

    vt. 警告;使警觉,使意识到
    adj. 警惕的,警觉的;留心的
    n. 警戒,警惕;警报
    n. (Alert)人名;(西)阿莱尔特
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    1. condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action
    2. a warning serves to make you more alert to danger
    3. an automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
    4. warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness
    5. very attentive or observant

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      approach

      n. 方法;途径;接近
      vt. 接近;着手处理
      vi. 靠近
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      1. ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation
      2. the act of drawing spatially closer to something
      3. a way of entering or leaving
      4. the final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing
      5. the event of one object coming closer to another

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        audition

        n. 听力,听觉;试听
        vi. 试听;试音
        vt. 对…进行面试;让…试唱
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        1. the ability to hear; the auditory faculty
        2. a test of the suitability of a performer
        3. perform in order to get a role

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          biography

          n. 传记;档案;个人简介
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          1. an account of the series of events making up a person's life

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            brighten

            vi. 明亮;变亮;活跃;快乐高兴
            vt. 使闪亮;使生辉;使快乐高兴
            n. (Brighten)人名;(英)布赖滕
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            1. make lighter or brighter
            2. become clear
            3. become brighter
            4. become brighter

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              buck

              n. (美)钱,元;雄鹿;纨绔子弟;年轻的印第安人或黑人
              n. (Buck)人名;(英、西)巴克;(法)比克;(德、瑞典、匈)布克
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              1. a gymnastic horse without pommels and with one end elongated; used lengthwise for vaulting
              2. a piece of paper money worth one dollar
              3. United States author whose novels drew on her experiences as a missionary in China (1892-1973)
              4. a framework for holding wood that is being sawed
              5. mature male of various mammals (especially deer or antelope)

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                burgeon

                n. 芽, 嫩枝
                vt. 萌芽, 发芽
                vi. 萌芽, 发芽
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                1. grow and flourish

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                  campaign

                  vi. 作战;参加竞选;参加活动
                  n. 运动;活动;战役
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                  1. a race between candidates for elective office
                  2. a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
                  3. several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)
                  4. an overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa)
                  5. run, stand, or compete for an office or a position

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                    carbon

                    n. [化学] 碳;碳棒;复写纸
                    adj. 碳的;碳处理的
                    n. (Carbon)人名;(西)卡尔翁;(法)卡尔邦;(英)卡本
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                    1. an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
                    2. a thin paper coated on one side with a dark waxy substance (often containing carbon); used to transfer characters from the original to an under sheet of paper
                    3. a copy made with carbon paper

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                      career

                      n. 生涯;职业;事业;速度,全速
                      adj. 作为毕生职业的
                      vi. 全速前进,猛冲
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                      1. the particular occupation for which you are trained
                      2. the general progression of your working or professional life
                      3. move headlong at high speed

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                        centric

                        adj. 中央的,中心的
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                        1. having or situated at or near a center

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                          chaos

                          n. 混沌,混乱
                          n. (Chaos)人名;(西)查奥斯
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                          1. a state of extreme confusion and disorder
                          2. the formless and disordered state of matter before the creation of the cosmos
                          3. (Greek mythology) the most ancient of gods; the personification of the infinity of space preceding creation of the universe
                          4. (physics) a dynamical system that is extremely sensitive to its initial conditions

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                            climate

                            n. 气候;风气;思潮;风土
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                            1. the weather in some location averaged over some long period of time
                            2. the prevailing psychological state

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                              compile

                              vt. 编译;编制;编辑;[图情] 汇编
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                              1. get or gather together
                              2. put together out of existing material
                              3. use a computer program to translate source code written in a particular programming language into computer-readable machine code that can be executed

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                                consequence

                                n. 结果;重要性;推论
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                                1. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
                                2. the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
                                3. having important effects or influence

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                                  controversy

                                  n. 争论;论战;辩论
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                                  1. a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement

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                                    conversational

                                    adj. 对话的;健谈的
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                                    1. characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation

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                                      corona

                                      n. [物] 电晕;日冕;冠状物
                                      n. (Corona)人名;(罗、葡、西、意、英)科罗纳,科罗娜(女名)
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                                      1. the outermost region of the sun's atmosphere; visible as a white halo during a solar eclipse
                                      2. (botany) the trumpet-shaped or cup-shaped outgrowth of the corolla of a daffodil or narcissus flower
                                      3. an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere
                                      4. one or more circles of light seen around a luminous object
                                      5. (anatomy) any structure that resembles a crown in shape

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                                        crazy

                                        adj. 疯狂的;狂热的,着迷的
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                                        1. someone deranged and possibly dangerous
                                        2. affected with madness or insanity
                                        3. foolish; totally unsound
                                        4. marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness
                                        5. possessed by inordinate excitement

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                                          cultivate

                                          vt. 培养;陶冶;耕作
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                                          1. foster the growth of
                                          2. prepare for crops
                                          3. train to be discriminative in taste or judgment
                                          4. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment

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                                            diameter

                                            n. 直径
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                                            1. the length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference
                                            2. a straight line connecting the center of a circle with two points on its perimeter (or the center of a sphere with two points on its surface)

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                                              equivalent

                                              adj. 等价的,相等的;同意义的
                                              n. 等价物,相等物
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                                              1. a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc
                                              2. the atomic weight of an element that has the same combining capacity as a given weight of another element; the standard is 8 for oxygen
                                              3. equal in amount or value
                                              4. being essentially equal to something

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                                                fragile

                                                adj. 脆的;易碎的
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                                                1. easily broken or damaged or destroyed
                                                2. vulnerably delicate
                                                3. lacking solidity or strength and liable to break

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                                                  generous

                                                  adj. 慷慨的,大方的;宽宏大量的;有雅量的
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                                                  1. willing to give and share unstintingly
                                                  2. not petty in character and mind
                                                  3. more than adequate

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                                                    giant

                                                    n. 巨人;伟人;[动] 巨大的动物
                                                    adj. 巨大的;巨人般的
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                                                    1. any creature of exceptional size
                                                    2. a person of exceptional importance and reputation
                                                    3. an unusually large enterprise
                                                    4. a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
                                                    5. someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful

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                                                      glacier

                                                      n. 冰河,冰川
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                                                      1. a slowly moving mass of ice

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                                                        gnaw

                                                        vt. 咬;折磨;侵蚀
                                                        vi. 咬;折磨;侵蚀
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                                                        1. bite or chew on with the teeth
                                                        2. become ground down or deteriorate

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                                                          gulf

                                                          n. 海湾;深渊;分歧;漩涡
                                                          vt. 吞没
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                                                          1. an arm of a sea or ocean partly enclosed by land; larger than a bay
                                                          2. an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding)
                                                          3. a deep wide chasm

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                                                            host

                                                            n. [计] 主机;主人;主持人;许多
                                                            vt. 主持;当主人招待
                                                            vi. 群集;做主人
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                                                            1. a person who invites guests to a social event (such as a party in his or her own home) and who is responsible for them while they are there
                                                            2. a vast multitude
                                                            3. an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite; it does not benefit and is often harmed by the association
                                                            4. a person who acts as host at formal occasions (makes an introductory speech and introduces other speakers)
                                                            5. archaic terms for army