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Flashcards in US 8-3 Deck (17):
1

phenomenal

浩大的,非凡的

2

fidelity

忠诚,尽责

3

unwinnable contest

螳臂当车

4

glittering silver ribbon

闪闪发光的绸缎

5

be poised to

时刻准备着做

6

great migration

大迁移

7

staggering

惊人的

8

assembly

流水线

9

A clash with B

A与B起了冲突

10

segregation

种族隔离,分离

11

calamity

灾难

12

raft

木筏

13

duck

闪避,没入水中

14

Chicago Race Riot

芝加哥种族暴动

15

riots erupt

爆发骚乱

16

ghetto/slum

贫民窟

17

aqueduct

沟渠,导水管