5 dogma

dogma

n[C, U]

belief or set of beliefs put forward by some authority, esp a Church, to be accepted as a matter of faith 教义; 教理; 教条; 信条

    (fig derog 比喻, 贬) political, social, economic, etc dogma, ie ideas that are not expected to be questioned 政治的、 社会的、 经济的...信条.

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8 overleaf

overleaf

adv

on the other side of the page (of a book, etc) 在(书等的)某页的另一面、 後面、 背面或下一页

    see picture overleaf, ie as an instruction to the reader 见次页图.

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3 lap

lap

n

1 area formed by the upper part of a seated person´s thighs (人坐著时)大腿的上方

    Come and sit on Grandpa´s lap! 来, 坐在爷爷的腿上!

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6 marlin

marlin

n

(pl unchanged 复数不变) type of large sea fish with a long nose, similar to the swordfish 枪鱼.

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9 riverside

riverside

n ground along the bank of a river 河边; 河畔

    go for a walk along the riverside 沿著河边散步

    [attrib 作定语]

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8 pharmacy

pharmacy

n

1 [U] (study of the) preparation and giving out of medicines and drugs 药学; 药剂学; 制药; 配药.

2 [C]

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10 complacent

complacent

adj

~ (about sb/sth) (usu derog 通常作贬义) calmly satisfied with oneself, one´s work, etc 自满的; 自鸣得意的

    a complacent smile, manner, tone of voice 自满的微笑、 姿态、 声调

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6 brazen

brazen

adj

1 (derog 贬) shameless; insolent 无耻的; 无礼的

    brazen insolence, rudeness, etc 不知羞耻的无礼举动、粗野举动等

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9 pizzicato

pizzicato

adj, adv (music 音) (played) by plucking the strings of a violin, etc instead of using the bow (提琴等)用指弹拨(的), 拨奏(的). pizzicato, n (pl ~s) note or passage (of music) (to be) played in this way 拨奏的音符或(乐曲的)片段.

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7 spindle

spindle

n

1 thin rod on which thread is twisted or wound by hand in spinning 纺锤; 锭子.

2 bar or pin which turns or on which sth (eg an axle or a shaft) turns 转杆; 轴; 心轴.

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6 nipper

nipper

n

1 [C usu pl 通常作复数]claw of a crab, lobster, etc (蟹、 龙虾等的)螯.

2 nippers[pl]

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8 pilaster

pilaster

n

rectangular column, esp an ornamental one set into a wall and partly projecting from it 长方柱; (尤指)壁柱, 半露柱.

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19 get sb/sth together

get sb/sth together

assemble or collect (people or things) 聚集(人); 收集(物品)

    Rebel leaders hastily tried to get an army together. 叛乱首领急於想纠集起一支军队.

    Could you get your things together? We´re leaving in five minutes! 你能不能把自己的东西收拾好? 再过五分钟我们就要动身了! get together with sb; get to`gether meet with sb for social purposes or to discuss sth 参加社交聚会; 开会讨论某事

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8 purulent

purulent

adj

(medical 医) of, containing or discharging pus 脓的; 含脓的; 化脓的; 流脓的.

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10 buck-tooth

buck-tooth

n (pl -teeth) projecting upper front tooth (突出的)上前牙; 獠牙.

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8 coal gas

coal gas

n [U] mixture of gases produced from coal, used for lighting and heating 煤气.

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