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shed

v. to drop something or allow it to fall

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claustrophobic

adj. 患幽閉恐怖症的; 導致幽閉恐怖症的

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shaft

n. (光、閃電等的)一道[(+of)]

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spill

v. 使溢出; 使濺出; 使散落

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swivel

n. 轉椅座架

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a swivel chair

a chair with the seat mounted on a swivel so that it turns freely

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assorted

adj. 各色具備的, 什錦的

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crisp

adj. pleasantly cool, fresh, and dry

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mountainous

adj. 多山的;巨大的

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zenith

n. 天頂;頂點; 極盛時期

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adorn

v. 裝飾; 使生色

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gilt

n. a thin layer of gold or of something like gold adj. covered with gilt; having a golden color

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glint

v. to shine in small bright flashes

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beacon

n. a strong light that can be seen from far away and that is used to help guide ships, airplanes, etc.

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basilica

n. a large church that has a long central part that ends in a curved wall

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massive

adj. very large and heavy

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stand its ground

To maintain one's position against an attack

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aficionado

n. a person who likes and knows a lot about something

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Renaissance

n. 文藝復興

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lure

v. 誘惑

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crude

adj. 天然的, 生的, 未經加工的;粗糙的, 粗陋的

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mesmerize

v. to hold the attention of (someone) entirely; to interest or amaze (someone) so much that nothing else is seen or noticed

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inexorably

adv. 無可避免地,無從抗拒地

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somber

adj. very sad and serious; having a dull or dark color

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phalanx

n. a large group of people, animals, or things often placed close together; 方陣

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enormity

n. great size; great importance

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musculature

n. the muscles of the body or of one of its parts

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defined

adj. 輪廓分明的; 清晰的

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captivating

adj, attractive and interesting in a way that holds your attention

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peripheral

adj. of or relating to the area that is to the side of the area you are looking at