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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

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                                                              flamboyant

                                                              adj. 艳丽的;火焰似的;炫耀的
                                                              n. 凤凰木
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                                                              1. showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana
                                                              2. elaborately or excessively ornamented
                                                              3. richly and brilliantly colorful

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                                                                folklore

                                                                n. 民俗学;民间传说;民间风俗
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                                                                1. the unwritten literature (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture

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                                                                  generation

                                                                  n. 一代;产生;一代人;生殖
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                                                                  1. all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age
                                                                  2. group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
                                                                  3. the normal time between successive generations
                                                                  4. a stage of technological development or innovation
                                                                  5. a coming into being

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                                                                    genetic

                                                                    adj. 遗传的;基因的;起源的
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                                                                    1. tending to occur among members of a family usually by heredity
                                                                    2. of or relating to or produced by or being a gene
                                                                    3. pertaining to or referring to origin
                                                                    4. of or relating to the science of genetics

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                                                                      hatch

                                                                      n. 孵化;舱口
                                                                      vt. 孵;策划
                                                                      vi. 孵化
                                                                      n. (Hatch)人名;(西)阿奇;(英)哈奇
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                                                                      1. the production of young from an egg
                                                                      2. shading consisting of multiple crossing lines
                                                                      3. a movable barrier covering a hatchway
                                                                      4. emerge from the eggs
                                                                      5. devise or invent

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                                                                        incessantly

                                                                        adv. 不停地,不间断地
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                                                                        1. with unflagging resolve

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                                                                          instruction

                                                                          n. 指令,命令;指示;教导;用法说明
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                                                                          1. a message describing how something is to be done
                                                                          2. the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill
                                                                          3. the profession of a teacher
                                                                          4. (computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program

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                                                                            juice

                                                                            n. (水果)汁,液;果汁
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                                                                            1. the liquid part that can be extracted from plant or animal tissue
                                                                            2. energetic vitality
                                                                            3. electric current
                                                                            4. any of several liquids of the body

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                                                                              lack

                                                                              vt. 缺乏;不足;没有;需要
                                                                              vi. 缺乏;不足;没有
                                                                              n. 缺乏;不足
                                                                              n. (Lack)人名;(老)拉;(英、法、意、葡、匈)拉克;(匈)洛克
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                                                                              1. the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
                                                                              2. be without

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                                                                                larva

                                                                                n. [水产] 幼体,[昆] 幼虫
                                                                                n. (Larva)人名;(芬、捷)拉尔瓦
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                                                                                1. the immature free-living form of most invertebrates and amphibians and fish which at hatching from the egg is fundamentally unlike its parent and must metamorphose

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                                                                                  lease

                                                                                  n. 租约;租期;租赁物;租赁权
                                                                                  vt. 出租;租得
                                                                                  vi. 出租
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                                                                                  1. property that is leased or rented out or let
                                                                                  2. a contract granting use or occupation of property during a specified time for a specified payment
                                                                                  3. the period of time during which a contract conveying property to a person is in effect
                                                                                  4. let for money
                                                                                  5. hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services

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                                                                                    magnificent

                                                                                    adj. 高尚的;壮丽的;华丽的;宏伟的
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                                                                                    1. characterized by grandeur

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                                                                                      melodic

                                                                                      adj. 有旋律的;音调优美的
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                                                                                      1. containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing melody
                                                                                      2. of or relating to melody

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                                                                                        meteorologist

                                                                                        n. 气象学者
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                                                                                        1. a specialist who studies processes in the earth's atmosphere that cause weather conditions

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                                                                                          musician

                                                                                          n. 音乐家
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                                                                                          1. someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
                                                                                          2. artist who composes or conducts music as a profession

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                                                                                            normally

                                                                                            adv. 正常地;通常地,一般地
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                                                                                            1. under normal conditions

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                                                                                              nutrition

                                                                                              n. 营养,营养学;营养品
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                                                                                              1. (physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished; the processes by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance
                                                                                              2. a source of materials to nourish the body
                                                                                              3. the scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans)

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                                                                                                omit

                                                                                                vt. 省略;遗漏;删除;疏忽
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                                                                                                1. prevent from being included or considered or accepted
                                                                                                2. leave undone or leave out

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                                                                                                  orientation

                                                                                                  n. 方向;定向;适应;情况介绍;向东方
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                                                                                                  1. the act of orienting
                                                                                                  2. an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs
                                                                                                  3. position or alignment relative to points of the compass or other specific directions
                                                                                                  4. a predisposition in favor of something
                                                                                                  5. a person's awareness of self with regard to position and time and place and personal relationships

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                                                                                                    pore

                                                                                                    vi. 细想;凝视;熟读
                                                                                                    n. 气孔;小孔
                                                                                                    vt. 使注视
                                                                                                    n. (Pore)人名;(西、芬、加纳、法)波雷
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                                                                                                    1. any tiny hole admitting passage of a liquid (fluid or gas)
                                                                                                    2. any small opening in the skin or outer surface of an animal
                                                                                                    3. a minute epidermal pore in a leaf or stem through which gases and water vapor can pass
                                                                                                    4. direct one's attention on something

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                                                                                                      portrait

                                                                                                      n. 肖像;描写;半身雕塑像
                                                                                                      n. (Portrait)人名;(法)波特雷
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                                                                                                      1. a painting of a person's face
                                                                                                      2. a word picture of a person's appearance and character
                                                                                                      3. any likeness of a person

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                                                                                                        prefer

                                                                                                        vt. 更喜欢;宁愿;提出;提升
                                                                                                        vi. 喜欢;愿意
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                                                                                                        1. like better; value more highly
                                                                                                        2. select as an alternative; choose instead; prefer as an alternative
                                                                                                        3. promote over another
                                                                                                        4. give preference to one creditor over another

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                                                                                                          prerequisite

                                                                                                          n. 先决条件
                                                                                                          adj. 首要必备的
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                                                                                                          1. something that is required in advance
                                                                                                          2. required as a prior condition or course of study

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                                                                                                            prolific

                                                                                                            adj. 多产的;丰富的
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                                                                                                            1. intellectually productive
                                                                                                            2. bearing in abundance especially offspring

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                                                                                                              punctual

                                                                                                              adj. 准时的,守时的;精确的
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                                                                                                              1. acting or arriving or performed exactly at the time appointed

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                                                                                                                regardless

                                                                                                                adj. 不管;不顾;不注意
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                                                                                                                1. (usually followed by `of') without due thought or consideration
                                                                                                                2. in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks

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                                                                                                                  relative

                                                                                                                  adj. 相对的;有关系的;成比例的
                                                                                                                  n. 亲戚;相关物;[语] 关系词;亲缘植物
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                                                                                                                  1. a person related by blood or marriage
                                                                                                                  2. an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)
                                                                                                                  3. not absolute or complete
                                                                                                                  4. properly related in size or degree or other measurable characteristics; usually followed by `to'

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                                                                                                                    representative

                                                                                                                    adj. 典型的,有代表性的;代议制的
                                                                                                                    n. 代表;典型;众议员
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                                                                                                                    1. a person who represents others
                                                                                                                    2. an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose
                                                                                                                    3. a member of the United States House of Representatives
                                                                                                                    4. an item of information that is representative of a type
                                                                                                                    5. serving to represent or typify

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                                                                                                                      reschedule

                                                                                                                      vt. 重新排定日程;重订时间表;重新计划
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                                                                                                                      1. assign a new time and place for an event

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                                                                                                                        rust

                                                                                                                        n. 锈;生锈;[植保] 锈病
                                                                                                                        vt. 使生锈;腐蚀
                                                                                                                        vi. 生锈;成铁锈色;变迟钝
                                                                                                                        n. (Rust)人名;(英)拉斯特;(德、捷、瑞典)鲁斯特;(法)吕斯特
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                                                                                                                        1. a red or brown oxide coating on iron or steel caused by the action of oxygen and moisture
                                                                                                                        2. a reddish-brown discoloration of leaves and stems caused by a rust fungus
                                                                                                                        3. the formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water
                                                                                                                        4. any of various fungi causing rust disease in plants
                                                                                                                        5. become destroyed by water, air, or an etching chemical such as an acid

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                                                                                                                          saturate

                                                                                                                          vt. 浸透,使湿透;使饱和,使充满
                                                                                                                          adj. 浸透的,饱和的;深颜色的
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                                                                                                                          1. cause (a chemical compound, vapour, solution, magnetic material) to unite with the greatest possible amount of another substance
                                                                                                                          2. infuse or fill completely

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                                                                                                                            screen

                                                                                                                            n. 屏,幕;屏风
                                                                                                                            vt. 筛;拍摄;放映;掩蔽
                                                                                                                            vi. 拍电影
                                                                                                                            n. (Screen)人名;(英)斯克林
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                                                                                                                            1. a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing
                                                                                                                            2. something that keeps things out or hinders sight
                                                                                                                            3. display on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube on which is electronically created
                                                                                                                            4. a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something
                                                                                                                            5. protective covering consisting of a metallic netting mounted in a frame and covering windows or doors (especially for protection against insects)

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                                                                                                                              selection

                                                                                                                              n. 选择,挑选;选集;精选品
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                                                                                                                              1. the act of choosing or selecting
                                                                                                                              2. an assortment of things from which a choice can be made
                                                                                                                              3. the person or thing chosen or selected
                                                                                                                              4. a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment
                                                                                                                              5. a passage selected from a larger work

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                                                                                                                                skyscrape

                                                                                                                                vi. 修建摩天楼
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                                                                                                                                  sled

                                                                                                                                  n. 雪橇
                                                                                                                                  vi. 乘雪橇;用雪橇运
                                                                                                                                  vt. 用摘棉机摘;用雪橇运
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                                                                                                                                  1. a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs; for transportation over snow
                                                                                                                                  2. ride (on) a sled

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                                                                                                                                    slumber

                                                                                                                                    n. 睡眠;麻木状态;静止状态
                                                                                                                                    vi. 睡眠;蛰伏;麻木
                                                                                                                                    vt. 睡眠;睡着度过
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                                                                                                                                    1. a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended
                                                                                                                                    2. a dormant or quiescent state
                                                                                                                                    3. be asleep

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                                                                                                                                      smoothly

                                                                                                                                      adv. 平稳地,平滑地;流畅地,流利地
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                                                                                                                                      1. with no problems or difficulties
                                                                                                                                      2. with great ease and success
                                                                                                                                      3. in a smooth and diplomatic manner

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                                                                                                                                        stereo

                                                                                                                                        n. 立体声;立体声系统;铅版;立体照片
                                                                                                                                        adj. 立体的;立体声的;立体感觉的
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                                                                                                                                        1. reproducer in which two microphones feed two or more loudspeakers to give a three-dimensional effect to the sound
                                                                                                                                        2. two photographs taken from slightly different angles that appear three-dimensional when viewed together
                                                                                                                                        3. designating sound transmission from two sources through two channels

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                                                                                                                                          strand

                                                                                                                                          n. 线;串;海滨
                                                                                                                                          vt. 使搁浅;使陷于困境;弄断;使落后
                                                                                                                                          vi. 搁浅
                                                                                                                                          n. (Strand)人名;(英、芬、丹、挪、瑞典)斯特兰德;(德)施特兰德
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                                                                                                                                          1. a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole
                                                                                                                                          2. line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable
                                                                                                                                          3. a necklace made by a stringing objects together
                                                                                                                                          4. a very slender natural or synthetic fiber
                                                                                                                                          5. a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)

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                                                                                                                                            summarize

                                                                                                                                            vt. 总结;概述
                                                                                                                                            vi. 作总结;作概括
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                                                                                                                                            1. give a summary (of)
                                                                                                                                            2. be a summary of

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                                                                                                                                              suspect

                                                                                                                                              n. 嫌疑犯
                                                                                                                                              adj. 可疑的;不可信的
                                                                                                                                              vt. 怀疑;猜想
                                                                                                                                              vi. 怀疑;猜想
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                                                                                                                                              1. someone who is under suspicion
                                                                                                                                              2. a person or institution against whom an action is brought in a court of law; the person being sued or accused
                                                                                                                                              3. imagine to be the case or true or probable
                                                                                                                                              4. regard as untrustworthy; regard with suspicion; have no faith or confidence in
                                                                                                                                              5. hold in suspicion; believe to be guilty

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                                                                                                                                                swan

                                                                                                                                                n. 天鹅;天鹅星座
                                                                                                                                                vi. 游荡,闲荡
                                                                                                                                                n. (Swan)人名;(英、芬、德)斯旺
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                                                                                                                                                1. stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
                                                                                                                                                2. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
                                                                                                                                                3. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
                                                                                                                                                4. sweep majestically

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                                                                                                                                                  tend

                                                                                                                                                  vi. 趋向,倾向;照料,照顾
                                                                                                                                                  vt. 照料,照管
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                                                                                                                                                  1. have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined
                                                                                                                                                  2. have care of or look after
                                                                                                                                                  3. manage or run

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                                                                                                                                                    tolerate

                                                                                                                                                    vt. 忍受;默许;宽恕
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                                                                                                                                                    1. put up with something or somebody unpleasant
                                                                                                                                                    2. recognize and respect (rights and beliefs of others)
                                                                                                                                                    3. have a tolerance for a poison or strong drug or pathogen
                                                                                                                                                    4. allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting

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                                                                                                                                                      tuition

                                                                                                                                                      n. 学费;讲授
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                                                                                                                                                      1. a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education)
                                                                                                                                                      2. teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately)

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                                                                                                                                                        underscore

                                                                                                                                                        vt. 强调;划线于…下
                                                                                                                                                        n. 底线,[计] 下划线
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                                                                                                                                                        1. a line drawn underneath (especially under written matter)
                                                                                                                                                        2. give extra weight to (a communication)
                                                                                                                                                        3. draw a line or lines underneath to call attention to

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                                                                                                                                                          viable

                                                                                                                                                          adj. 可行的;能养活的;能生育的
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                                                                                                                                                          1. capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are
                                                                                                                                                          2. capable of life or normal growth and development

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                                                                                                                                                            volcano

                                                                                                                                                            n. 火山
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                                                                                                                                                            1. a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
                                                                                                                                                            2. a mountain formed by volcanic material

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                                                                                                                                                              warehouse

                                                                                                                                                              n. 仓库;货栈;大商店
                                                                                                                                                              vt. 储入仓库;以他人名义购进(股票)
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                                                                                                                                                              1. a storehouse for goods and merchandise
                                                                                                                                                              2. store in a warehouse