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appropriate

adj. 适当的;恰当的;合适的
vt. 占用,拨出
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  1. give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
  2. take possession of by force, as after an invasion
  3. suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc
  4. appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness
  5. meant or adapted for an occasion or use

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    ascribe

    vt. 归因于;归咎于
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    1. attribute or credit to

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      assigned

      adj. 指定的;已分配的
      v. 分配(assign的过去分词);指定;委派
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      1. appointed to a post or duty

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        avert

        vt. 避免,防止;转移
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        1. prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
        2. turn away or aside

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          awful

          adj. 可怕的;极坏的;使人敬畏的
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          1. exceptionally bad or displeasing
          2. causing fear or dread or terror
          3. offensive or even (of persons) malicious
          4. inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence
          5. extreme in degree or extent or amount or impact

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            blend

            vt. 混合
            vi. 混合;协调
            n. 混合;掺合物
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            1. an occurrence of thorough mixing
            2. a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings
            3. the act of blending components together thoroughly
            4. combine into one
            5. blend or harmonize

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              breakthrough

              n. 突破;突破性进展
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              1. a productive insight
              2. making an important discovery
              3. a penetration of a barrier such as an enemy's defense

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                canopy

                n. 天篷;华盖;遮篷;苍穹
                vt. 用天蓬遮盖;遮盖
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                1. the transparent covering of an aircraft cockpit
                2. the umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air
                3. a covering (usually of cloth) that serves as a roof to shelter an area from the weather
                4. cover with a canopy

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                  cascara

                  n. 药鼠李;用其树皮制成的缓泻剂
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                  1. dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative

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                    chafe

                    vt. 擦破;擦热;擦痛;激怒
                    vi. 擦伤;磨擦;激怒
                    n. 擦伤;气恼
                    n. (Chafe)人名;(尼日利)沙费;(英)蔡菲
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                    1. soreness and warmth caused by friction
                    2. anger produced by some annoying irritation
                    3. become or make sore by or as if by rubbing
                    4. feel extreme irritation or anger
                    5. cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations

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                      chromosome

                      n. [遗][细胞][染料] 染色体(形容词chromosomal,副词chromosomally)
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                      1. a threadlike body in the cell nucleus that carries the genes in a linear order

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                        classify

                        vt. 分类;分等
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                        1. arrange or order by classes or categories
                        2. declare unavailable, as for security reasons
                        3. assign to a class or kind

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                          combat

                          vt. 反对;与…战斗
                          vi. 战斗;搏斗
                          n. 战斗;争论
                          adj. 战斗的;为…斗争的
                          n. (Combat)人名;(法)孔巴
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                          1. an engagement fought between two military forces
                          2. the act of fighting; any contest or struggle
                          3. battle or contend against in or as if in a battle

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                            comparison

                            n. 比较;对照;比喻;比较关系
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                            1. examining resemblances or differences
                            2. relation based on similarities and differences
                            3. qualities that are comparable

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                              compatible

                              adj. 兼容的;能共处的;可并立的
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                              1. able to exist and perform in harmonious or agreeable combination
                              2. having similar disposition and tastes
                              3. capable of being used with or connected to other devices or components without modification
                              4. (of a couple) existing together harmoniously
                              5. capable of forming a homogeneous mixture that neither separates nor is altered by chemical interaction

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                                confidence

                                n. 信心;信任;秘密
                                adj. (美)诈骗的;骗得信任的
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                                1. freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities
                                2. a feeling of trust (in someone or something)
                                3. a state of confident hopefulness that events will be favorable
                                4. a trustful relationship
                                5. a secret that is confided or entrusted to another

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                                  consonant

                                  adj. 辅音的;一致的;和谐的
                                  n. 辅音;辅音字母
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                                  1. a speech sound that is not a vowel
                                  2. a letter of the alphabet standing for a spoken consonant
                                  3. involving or characterized by harmony
                                  4. in keeping

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                                    constitute

                                    vt. 组成,构成;建立;任命
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                                    1. form or compose
                                    2. create and charge with a task or function
                                    3. to compose or represent:
                                    4. set up or lay the groundwork for

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                                      courier

                                      n. 导游;情报员,通讯员;送快信的人
                                      n. (Courier)人名;(英、法)库里耶
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                                      1. a person who carries a message

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                                        creep

                                        vi. 爬行;蔓延;慢慢地移动;起鸡皮疙瘩
                                        n. 爬行;毛骨悚然的感觉;谄媚者
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                                        1. someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric
                                        2. a slow longitudinal movement or deformation
                                        3. a pen that is fenced so that young animals can enter but adults cannot
                                        4. a slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body
                                        5. move slowly; in the case of people or animals with the body near the ground

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                                          deficient

                                          adj. 不足的;有缺陷的;不充分的
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                                          1. inadequate in amount or degree
                                          2. of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement
                                          3. falling short of some prescribed norm

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                                            delicious

                                            adj. 美味的;可口的
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                                            1. variety of sweet eating apples
                                            2. greatly pleasing or entertaining
                                            3. extremely pleasing to the sense of taste

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                                              devour

                                              vt. 吞食;毁灭;凝视
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                                              1. destroy completely
                                              2. enjoy avidly
                                              3. eat immoderately
                                              4. eat greedily

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                                                diagonal

                                                adj. 斜的;对角线的;斜纹的
                                                n. 对角线;斜线
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                                                1. (geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent
                                                2. a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric
                                                3. an oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard
                                                4. (mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry
                                                5. a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

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                                                  diagram

                                                  n. 图表;图解
                                                  vt. 用图解法表示
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                                                  1. a drawing intended to explain how something works; a drawing showing the relation between the parts
                                                  2. make a schematic or technical drawing of that shows how things work or how they are constructed

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                                                    distress

                                                    n. 危难,不幸;贫困;悲痛
                                                    vt. 使悲痛;使贫困
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                                                    1. psychological suffering
                                                    2. a state of adversity (danger or affliction or need)
                                                    3. extreme physical pain
                                                    4. the seizure and holding of property as security for payment of a debt or satisfaction of a claim
                                                    5. cause mental pain to

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                                                      eclipse

                                                      vt. 使黯然失色;形成蚀
                                                      n. 日蚀,月蚀;黯然失色
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                                                      1. one celestial body obscures another
                                                      2. exceed in importance; outweigh
                                                      3. cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention
                                                      4. cause an eclipse of; of celestial bodies

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                                                        eject

                                                        vt. 喷射;驱逐,逐出
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                                                        1. put out or expel from a place
                                                        2. eliminate (substances) from the body
                                                        3. leave an aircraft rapidly, using an ejection seat or capsule
                                                        4. cause to come out in a squirt

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                                                          entertain

                                                          vt. 娱乐;招待;怀抱;容纳
                                                          vi. 款待
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                                                          1. provide entertainment for
                                                          2. take into consideration, have in view
                                                          3. maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)

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                                                            evergreen

                                                            n. 常绿树;常绿植物
                                                            adj. [植] 常绿的;永葆青春的
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                                                            1. a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year
                                                            2. (of plants and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year