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along

adv. 一起;向前;来到
prep. 沿着;顺着
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  1. with a forward motion
  2. in accompaniment or as a companion
  3. to a more advanced state
  4. in addition (usually followed by `with')
  5. in line with a length or direction (often followed by `by' or `beside')

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    amount

    vi. 总计,合计;相当于;共计;产生…结果
    n. 数量;总额,总数
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    1. how much of something is available
    2. a quantity of money
    3. how much there is of something that you can quantify
    4. a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
    5. be tantamount or equivalent to

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      annual

      adj. 年度的;每年的
      n. 年刊,年鉴;一年生植物
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      1. a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year
      2. a reference book that is published regularly once every year
      3. occurring or payable every year
      4. completing its life cycle within a year

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        apologize

        vi. 道歉;辩解;赔不是
        vt. 道歉;谢罪;辩白
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        1. acknowledge faults or shortcomings or failing
        2. defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning

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          astute

          adj. 机敏的;狡猾的,诡计多端的
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          1. marked by practical hardheaded intelligence

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            bind

            vi. 结合;装订;有约束力;过紧
            vt. 绑;约束;装订;包扎;凝固
            n. 捆绑;困境;讨厌的事情;植物的藤蔓
            n. (Bind)人名;(德)宾德
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            1. something that hinders as if with bonds
            2. stick to firmly
            3. create social or emotional ties
            4. make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope
            5. wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose

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              block

              n. 块;街区;大厦;障碍物
              vt. 阻止;阻塞;限制
              adj. 成批的,大块的;交通堵塞的
              n. (Block)人名;(英、法、德、西、葡、芬、罗)布洛克
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              1. a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)
              2. a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings
              3. a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides
              4. a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit
              5. housing in a large building that is divided into separate units

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                bud

                n. 芽,萌芽;蓓蕾
                vi. 发芽,萌芽
                vt. 使发芽
                n. (Bud)人名;(英)巴德;(中)布特(蒙语·汉语拼音);(罗、匈)布德
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                1. a partially opened flower
                2. a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals
                3. develop buds
                4. start to grow or develop

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                  canal

                  n. 运河;[地理] 水道;[建] 管道;灌溉水渠
                  vt. 在…开凿运河
                  n. (Canal)人名;(英、法、西、意、葡)卡纳尔;(土)贾纳尔
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                  1. (astronomy) an indistinct surface feature of Mars once thought to be a system of channels; they are now believed to be an optical illusion
                  2. a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance
                  3. long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
                  4. provide (a city) with a canal

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                    champion

                    n. 冠军;拥护者;战士
                    vt. 支持;拥护
                    adj. 优胜的;第一流的
                    n. (Champion)人名;(英)钱皮恩;(法)尚皮翁
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                    1. someone who has won first place in a competition
                    2. someone who fights for a cause
                    3. a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
                    4. someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
                    5. protect or fight for as a champion

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                      chill

                      n. 寒冷;寒意;寒心
                      adj. 寒冷的;冷漠的;扫兴的
                      vt. 冷冻,冷藏;使寒心;使感到冷
                      vi. 冷藏;变冷
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                      1. coldness due to a cold environment
                      2. an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
                      3. a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever
                      4. a sudden numbing dread
                      5. depress or discourage

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                        construct

                        vt. 建造,构造;创立
                        n. 构想,概念
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                        1. an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
                        2. make by combining materials and parts
                        3. put together out of components or parts
                        4. draw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions
                        5. create by linking linguistic units

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                          consumption

                          n. 消费;消耗;肺痨
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                          1. the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
                          2. involving the lungs with progressive wasting of the body
                          3. (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing
                          4. the act of consuming something

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                            creativity

                            n. 创造力;创造性
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                            1. the ability to create

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                              cuneiform

                              adj. 楔形的;楔形文字的;楔状骨的
                              n. 楔形文字;楔状骨
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                              1. an ancient wedge-shaped script used in Mesopotamia and Persia
                              2. shaped like a wedge
                              3. of or relating to the tarsal bones (or other wedge-shaped bones)

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                                current

                                adj. 现在的;流通的,通用的;最近的;草写的
                                n. (水,气,电)流;趋势;涌流
                                n. (Current)人名;(英)柯伦特
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                                1. a flow of electricity through a conductor
                                2. a steady flow (usually from natural causes)
                                3. dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas
                                4. occurring in or belonging to the present time

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                                  democrat

                                  n. 民主党人;民主主义者;民主政体论者
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                                  1. a member of the Democratic Party
                                  2. an advocate of democratic principles

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                                    detect

                                    vt. 察觉;发现;探测
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                                    1. discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of

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                                      determine

                                      v. (使)下决心,(使)做出决定
                                      vt. 决定,确定;判定,判决;限定
                                      vi. 确定;决定;判决,终止;[主用于法律]了结,终止,结束
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                                      1. establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study
                                      2. shape or influence; give direction to
                                      3. fix conclusively or authoritatively
                                      4. decide upon or fix definitely
                                      5. reach, make, or come to a decision about something

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                                        disseminate

                                        vt. 宣传,传播;散布
                                        vi. 散布;广为传播
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                                        1. cause to become widely known

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                                          Easter

                                          n. 复活节
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                                          1. a Christian celebration of the Resurrection of Christ; celebrated on the Sunday following the first full moon after the vernal equinox
                                          2. a wind from the east

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                                            elegant

                                            adj. 高雅的,优雅的;讲究的;简炼的;简洁的
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                                            1. refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style
                                            2. suggesting taste, ease, and wealth
                                            3. displaying effortless beauty and simplicity in movement or execution

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                                              engaging

                                              adj. 迷人的
                                              v. 参加(engage的ing形式);保证;雇用
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                                              1. attracting or delighting

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                                                enormous

                                                adj. 庞大的,巨大的;凶暴的,极恶的
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                                                1. extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree

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                                                  enrollment

                                                  n. 登记;入伍
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                                                  1. the act of enrolling
                                                  2. the body of people (such as students) who register or enroll at the same time

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                                                    extend

                                                    vt. 延伸;扩大;推广;伸出;给予;使竭尽全力;对…估价
                                                    vi. 延伸;扩大;伸展;使疏开
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                                                    1. extend in scope or range or area
                                                    2. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
                                                    3. span an interval of distance, space or time
                                                    4. make available; provide
                                                    5. thrust or extend out

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                                                      extreme

                                                      adj. 极端的;极度的;偏激的;尽头的
                                                      n. 极端;末端;最大程度;极端的事物
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                                                      1. the furthest or highest degree of something
                                                      2. the point located farthest from the middle of something
                                                      3. of the greatest possible degree or extent or intensity
                                                      4. far beyond a norm in quantity or amount or degree; to an utmost degree
                                                      5. beyond a norm in views or actions

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                                                        fasten

                                                        vt. 使固定;集中于;扎牢;强加于
                                                        vi. 扣紧;抓住;集中注意力
                                                        n. (Fasten)人名;(英)法森
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                                                        1. cause to be firmly attached
                                                        2. become fixed or fastened
                                                        3. attach to
                                                        4. make tight or tighter

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                                                          film

                                                          n. 电影;薄膜;胶卷;轻烟
                                                          vt. 在…上覆以薄膜;把…拍成电影
                                                          vi. 摄制电影;生薄膜;变得朦胧
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                                                          1. a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
                                                          2. a medium that disseminates moving pictures
                                                          3. a thin coating or layer
                                                          4. a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things
                                                          5. photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion; used to make negatives or transparencies

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                                                            fitness

                                                            n. 健康;适当;适合性
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                                                            1. the condition of being suitable
                                                            2. good physical condition; being in shape or in condition
                                                            3. fitness to traverse the seas
                                                            4. the quality of being qualified