10 throw-away

throw-away

adj [attrib 作定语]

(a) intended to be discarded after use 使用後丢弃的; 一次性使用的

    throw-away cups, tissues, razors 一次性杯子、 纸巾、剃刀.

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5 torso

torso

n

(pl ~s)

1 main part of the human body, not including the head, arms and legs; trunk (人体的)躯干.

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8 harmonic

harmonic

n

(music 音) higher note produced (eg by the vibration of a string) when a note is played that has a fixed relation to it 泛音. harmonic, adj of or full of harmony 和声的

    harmonic tones/overtones 和音[泛音].

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14 superstructure

superstructure

n

1

(a) structure built on top of sth else, eg the part of a building above the ground 上部结构, 上层建筑物(如建筑物的地面部分). Cf 参看 substructure.

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10 propulsive

propulsive

adj

(fml 文) that drives sth (esp a vehicle) forward 对某物(尤指机动交通工具)起推进作用的, 推进的, 有推进力的

    propulsive power, forces, gases 起推进作用的动力、 力量、 气体.

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11 route march

route march

long march made by soldiers in training (部队操练中的)长途行军.

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5 beard

beard

n

(a) [U, C] hair growing on the chin and the lower cheeks of a man´s face (下巴和面颊下部的)胡须; 络腮胡子

    a week´s growth of beard 一星期未刮的胡子

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10 informally

informally

adv

    They told me informally (ie unofficially) that I had got the job. 他们非正式地告诉我, 我已获得那份工作.

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9 couchette

couchette

n

(French 法 ) bed in a railway carriage which can be folded down to make the back of a seat during the day (列车的)坐卧两用铺位(可摺叠成靠背椅).

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9 come down

come down

(a) collapse 塌下; 坍塌: The ceiling came down. 天花板塌了.

(b) (of rain, snow, etc) fall (指雨、 雪等)落下

    The rain came down in torrents. 下著倾盆大雨.

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13 writing-paper

writing-paper

n [U] (usu good-quality) paper cut into sheets of a suitable size for writing letters on 信纸.

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4 ping

ping

n

short sharp ringing sound (as) of a hard object hitting a hard surface 硬物相碰发出的声音

    the ping of a spoon hitting a glass 羹匙碰到玻璃杯的丁当声

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7 suffice

suffice

v

1 [I, Ipr, It, Tn no passive 不用於被动语态]

~ (for sb/sth) (not in the continuous tenses 不用於进行时态) (fml 文) be enough (for sb/sth); be adequate 能满足(某人[某事物])之需要的; 足够的

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10 re-examine

re-examine

v[Tn]

(law 律) examine or question (one´s own witness) again 再诘问(己方证人).

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9 endurable

endurable

adj

that can be endured; bearable 可忍耐的; 可忍受的; 可容忍的

    He found the boredom scarcely endurable. 他觉得这种厌烦难以忍受.

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14 helter-skelter

helter-skelter

adv

in disorderly haste 忙乱地. helter-skelter, n tall tower at a fun-fair, etc with a spiral track outside it that people slide down on mats (游乐场等处的)螺旋滑梯.

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8 log-book

log-book

n

1 detailed record of a ship´s voyage or an aircraft´s flight; any similar record 航海或飞行日志; 类似的记录.

2 motor vehicle´s registration book (机动车辆的)车辆登记证.

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