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fertile

TPO词频:19次
fert带来
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能带来粮食→肥沃的

[ˈfɜrtəl]


【释义】

基本释义 adj. 肥沃的

常考释义 adj.肥沃的

【变形】

比较级:more fertile    最高比较级:most fertile    

adj. 肥沃的

【语块】

Fertile Crescent

【TPO例句】

1. They were undoubtedly brought over to the island by boat probably from the nearby coast of the Fertile Crescent in the Middle East.(TPO37-L2)

它们毫无疑问是从中东的肥沃新月地带通过船只带到塞浦路斯岛的。

2. All modern domesticate cats arose from just one subspecies of wild cat from that single location: the Fertile Crescent, and not from any of the other four subspecies of wild cats located in other areas throughout the world. (TPO37-L2)

所有的现代猫咪都是来自一个地方的猫亚种之一:肥沃新月地带的猫,并不是来自世界上其他地区的其他四个猫咪亚种。

3. In evolutionary terms, early settlements and agriculture in the Fertile Crescent around 10,000 years ago created a completely new environment for any wild animals that were flexible and curious enough to exploit it. (TPO37-L2)

在进化这方面,10000年前的肥沃新月地带的早期人类居住地和农业生产为任何适应性强且好奇心足够的野生动物创造了一个全新的环境。

4. In fact, at least two of the other subspecies are known to be relatively friendly, but the Fertile Crescent subspecies had, well, a head start because of its proximity to the first human settlements.(TPO37-L2)

实际上,至少两个亚种是相对友好的,但是新月地带的猫抢占了先机,因为它们和第一个人类居住地比较近。

5. And we know that there're different types of soil in different places and that some soils are more fertile than others. (TPO37-L1)

我们还知道,在不同地方有不同种类的土壤,一些土壤比另一些土壤更加肥沃。 

6. The bacteria that legumes host within their root nodules (small swellings on the root) change nitrogen gas from the atmosphere into nitrogen compounds that plants are able to metabolize, a process, known as nitrogen fixation, that makes the soil more fertile.(TPO36-P1)

豆科植物在其根部结瘤(根部小的膨大)中的细菌将大气中的氮气转化为植物能够代谢的氮化合物,这一过程称为氮固定,使土壤更加肥沃。

7. Efforts to reclaim the land and restore the basin to the fertile valley it once was…well, actually, those efforts are still ongoing. (TPO32-L3)

回收这些土地并将这个盆地恢复到它从前那样肥沃的山谷,这样的努力到现在还在进行着。

8. For a given rate of invasion, colonization of a moist, fertile site is likely to be much more rapid than that of a dry, infertile site because of poor survival on the latter. (TPO32-P1)

对于入侵速率,迁居到一个潮湿肥沃的地方会比到一个干的,不肥沃的地方更快,因为在后者更难存活。

9. A fertile, plowed field is rapidly invaded by a large variety of weeds, whereas a neighboring construction site from which the soil has been compacted or removed to expose a coarse, infertile parent material may remain virtually free of vegetation for many months or even years despite receiving the same input of seeds as the plowed field.(TPO32-P1)

一个肥沃,翻耕的领域会迅速地被大量多样的野草侵入,然而一个邻近的建筑区,为了曝光一个粗糙不肥沃的,并且几乎可能是多月或多年都没有植被覆盖的母质层,它的土壤已经是被压实或是移动,尽管是收到了如在翻耕区域相同的种子投入。

10. Once the humus layer disappears, nutrients cannot be recycled and leach from the soil, converting soil from fertile to infertile and making it suitable only for savanna vegetation. (TPO31-P3)

一旦腐殖质层消失了,营养物质便不能循环并渗入土壤中了,土壤由肥沃变得贫瘠,这就使它只适合热带草原植被的生长了。

11. Both places had vast areas of fertile farmland, no shortage of agricultural land. (TPO22-L1)

这两个地方有广阔肥沃的土地,并不是农业用地匮乏。

12. And afterwards during the season of subsidence, the water would subside, or recede, revealing a new layer of fertile black silt and allowing for the planting of various crops. (TPO17-L3)

之后,轮到了退却季,那时水就会退却了,留下一层黑色且肥沃的泥土,为植物的种植提供了合适的土壤。

13. 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。

adj. 能生育的;有生殖力的

【TPO例句】

1. In fact, he was even able to make fertile hybrids between the two plants.(TPO51-L1)

实际上,他已经可以获得这两种植物的可育杂种植株。

2. Since women are less fertile when they are breast-feeding, substituting cereals for mother s milk would have resulted in closer spacing of births and the potential for a greater number of live births for each woman.(TPO35-P2)

因为女性在母乳喂养孩子的时候生育率会变低,谷物代替母乳就导致了每个女人生育间隔的缩短和更高的婴儿成活率。

adj. 有创意的;主意多的;丰富的

adj. 有利于丰产的

adj. 多育的;多产的;繁殖力强的

adj. (环境或条件)易于…的,有助于…的,适于…的