6 proton

proton

n

elementary particle with a positive electric charge, which is present in the nuclei of all atoms 质子. Cf 参看 electron, neutron.

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6 seller

seller

n

1 (often in compounds 常用以构成复合词) person who sells 卖者; 卖方: a `bookseller 书商

    the buyer and the seller 买方和卖方.

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side-stroke

n [U] any of various types of swimming stroke in which the swimmer is on his side 侧泳

    Can you do side-stroke? 你会侧泳吗?

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beck

n

(Brit dialect 方) mountain stream; brook. beck, n (idm 习语) at one´s/sb´s ,beck and `call always ready to obey one´s/sb´s orders immediately 听命於人; 唯某人之命是从

    The king has always had servants at his beck and call. 国王有奴仆们随时听他使唤.

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snot

n[U]

(infml 口) mucus of the nose 鼻涕

    snot running down the child´s nose 从这孩子的鼻子里流出的鼻涕.

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gentry

n[pl v]

(usu 通常作 the gentry) people of good social position next below the nobility 绅士; 上等人.

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9 catalepsy

catalepsy

n[U]

disease which causes a person to become temporarily unconscious and his body rigid 强直性昏厥; 僵住症.

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ignominious

adj

shameful or humiliating; causing disgrace 耻辱的; 屈辱的; 丢脸的

    an ignominious defeat 可耻的失败.

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wonderfully

adv

(a) surprisingly 令人惊奇地

    She is wonderfully active for her age. 她年纪那麽大活跃得不得了.

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iguana

n

type of large tree-climbing lizard of tropical America 鼠鳞蜥(产於热带美洲的攀木大蜥蜴).

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technicality

n

1 technical term or point 术语; 专业上的细节

    The book is full of scientific technicalities. 这本书里尽是科学术语.

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predicative

adj

(grammar) (of an adjective or a noun) coming after a verb such as be, become, get, seem, look (指形容词或名词)用作表语的(即用在诸如 be、 become、 get、 seem、 look 等动词後面的). Cf 参看 attributive.

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7 ocarina

ocarina

n

small high-pitched musical instrument, shaped like an egg, with holes for the fingertips, played by blowing and made of clay, metal or plastic 埙, 洋埙(高音小笛, 形如卵, 用陶土、 金属或塑料制成).

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cliquy

(also cliquey, cliquish), adj (derog 贬)

(a) (of people) tending to form a clique (指人)有结成小集团倾向的.

(b) dominated by a clique or cliques 被小集团所把持的

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maidenly

adj (approv 褒) gentle and modest; of orlike a maiden 文雅的; 温顺的; (似)少女的

    her maidenlyshyness 她那少女的腼腆.

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road-block

n barricade across a road, set up by the police or army to stop traffic for search 路障(军警设置的).

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7 seepage

seepage

n

1 [U, C] process of seeping 漏; 渗; 渗漏: some seepage 有点渗漏

    reported seepages from the pipe 据称管道渗漏.

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