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brief

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brief
短暂的

[brif]


【释义】

基本释义 adj. 短暂的

常考释义 adj.短暂的

【变形】

现在分词:briefing    第三人称单数:briefs    过去式:briefed    过去分词:briefed    复数:briefs    最高比较级:briefest    

adj. 短时间的;短暂的

【TPO例句】

1. Other conspiracies in the late eighteenth century as well as a brief revolt in 1817 reflected the influence of republican ideas over sections of the elite and even the lower strata of urban society.(TPO50-P2)

18世纪末期发动的其他反叛,以及1817年的一次短暂的起义,都反映出共和党的想法对一些精英,甚至是对下层社会所造成的影响。

2. Among plants, the K-T boundary saw a sharp but brief rise in the abundance of primitive vascular plants such as ferns, club mosses, horsetails, and conifers and other gymnosperms. (TPO33-P3)

在植物中,在K-T边界,原始维管植物的数量,比如说蕨类植物,石松类植物,木贼类植物,松柏类植物和其他裸子植物,突然出现了短暂而急剧的上升。

3. First, there may be a brief cessation or reduction of breathing when falling asleep as the sleeper waxes and wanes between sleep and wakefulness and their differing control mechanisms. (TPO24-P2)

第一,睡着时呼吸可能会有短暂的停止或减少,因为睡眠者在睡眠和清醒之间徘徊,而这两种状态的控制系统不一样。

4. The amount of air exchanged is even lower in REM than NREM because, although breathing is more rapid in REM, it is also more irregular, with brief episodes of shallow breathing or absence of breathing. (TPO24-P2)

REM的空气交换量要比NREM低,因为尽管REM中呼吸更加急促,但也更加没有规律,包括一些简短的浅呼吸或呼吸暂停。

5. During a geologically brief 100-million-year period, all modern animal groups (along with other animals that are now extinct) evolved. (TPO5-P3)

在短暂的1亿年地质学周期中,所有现代动物群(包括现在已经灭绝的生物)进化了。

6. First, there may be a brief cessation or reduction of breathing when falling asleep as the sleeper waxes and wanes between sleep and wakefulness and their differing control mechanisms. (TPO24-P2)

第一,睡着时呼吸可能会有短暂的停止或减少,因为睡眠者在睡眠和清醒之间徘徊,而这两种状态的控制系统不一样。

7. Among plants, the K-T boundary saw a sharp but brief rise in the abundance of primitive vascular plants such as ferns, club mosses, horsetails, and conifers and other gymnosperms. (TPO33-P3)

对植物来说,短时期突然出现了大量的原始维管植物,比如说蕨类植物,石松类植物,木贼类植物,松柏类植物和其他裸子植物。

8. I said before that most desert rains are light and brief, but occasionally there is a heavy one. (TPO41-L1)

我之前说过,大部分沙漠中的降雨小且少,但是偶尔也会有大雨。

9. Other conspiracies in the late eighteenth century as well as a brief revolt in 1817 reflected the influence of republican ideas over sections of the elite and even the lower strata of urban society.(TPO50-P2)

18世纪末期发动的其他反叛,以及1817年的一次短暂的起义,都反映出共和党的想法对一些精英,甚至是对下层社会所造成的影响。

adj. 简短的;简洁的;简明的

【TPO例句】

1. A brief description of your proposed project, and an estimated budget. (TPO20-C2)

首先,你先剪短描述一下你的项目,然后再给出预算。

2. The amount of air exchanged is even lower in REM than NREM because, although breathing is more rapid in REM, it is also more irregular, with brief episodes of shallow breathing or absence of breathing. (TPO24-P2)

REM的空气交换量要比NREM低,因为尽管REM中呼吸更加急促,但也更加没有规律,包括一些简短的浅呼吸或呼吸暂停。

3. Now, before you begin writing your formal analysis, you'll want to start with a summary of the overall appearance of the work, a brief description of what you see: either figures, people, what are they doing, or is it a landscape, or an abstract representation of something. (TPO40-L1)

在你开始写形式分析之前,你要先写这个作品整体外表的简介,一个关于你看到的东西的简要的描述:要么是人物,人们,他们在做的事情,或者一个风景,或者一个事物的抽象表现。

adj. 短的;暴露的

adj. 唐突的;无礼的;粗暴的

n. 指令;指示

n. (律师的)诉讼摘要,辩论摘要,案情摘要

n. 律师;(尤指)出庭律师<俚,英>

n. 摘要;概要

n. (辩论时记录要点的)摘记,便条

n. (天主教的)教皇通谕,教廷通牒

vt. 向…介绍基本情况;为…简明介绍信息

vt. 给…下达指令;向…布置任务

vt. 向…提供诉讼摘要(或辩护摘要、案情摘要)

vt. 委聘…为辩护律师

vt. 概述;作…的提要