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Euphrates


【释义】

基本释义 n. 幼发拉底河

常考释义 n.幼发拉底河

n. 幼发拉底河

【TPO例句】

1. The filling of the Ataturk and other dams in Turkey has drastically reduced flows in the Euphrates, with potentially serious consequences for Syria and Iraq.(TPO12-P3)

阿塔图尔克大坝以及土耳其境内的其它大坝的蓄水极大地减少了幼发拉底河的径流量,可能会给叙利亚和伊拉克带来严重后果。

2. Some local areas, like the Jordan River valley, the middle Euphrates valley, and some Zagros valleys, were more densely populated than elsewhere. (TPO20-P2)

某些局部地区,例如约旦河谷、幼发拉底河谷中部以及某些扎格罗斯谷地的人口就比别的地方要更密集。

3. The earliest of the city states of the ancient Near East appeared at the southern end of the Mesopotamian plain, the area between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in what is now Iraq. (TPO26-P3)

古代西亚地区最早的城邦出现在美索不达米亚平原的最南边,这个位于底格里斯河和幼发拉底河之间如今被称为伊拉克的地区。

4. Thanks to extremely fine-grained excavation and extensive use of flotation methods (through which seeds are recovered from soil samples), we know a great deal about the foraging practices of the inhabitants of Abu Hureyra in Syria's Euphrates valley. (TPO20-P2)

极精细的挖掘和浮选法(可以从土壤样本中发现种子)的广泛使用使得我们对叙利亚境内的幼发拉底河流域阿布胡赖拉的居民的觅食习惯有了深入的了解。

5. At the end of the Ice Age, no more than a few thousand foragers lived along the eastern Mediterranean coast,in the Jordan and Euphrates valleys. (TPO20-P2)

在冰河时代末期,地中海东部沿岸的约旦河和幼发拉底河流域仅生活着数千人。

6. For centuries, the annual floods of the Nile, Tigris, and Euphrates, for example, have brought fertile silts and water to the inhabitants of their lower valleys. (TPO12-P3)

例如,几个世纪以来,尼罗河、底格里斯河和幼发拉底河每年都会泛滥洪水会为下游低洼地带的居民带来大量肥沃的泥沙和水源。

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