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livestock

TPO词频:16次
livestock
活着的家畜→家畜;牲畜

[ˈlaɪvˌstɑk]


【释义】

基本释义 n. 牲畜

常考释义 n. 家畜;牲畜

n. 家畜;牲畜

【语块】

livestock farming

【TPO例句】

1. A debt of six units of grain and eight head of livestock, for example might have been represented by six conical and eight cylindrical tokens. (TPO53-P1)

例如,六个单位的谷物和八头牲畜的账可能是被六个圆锥形符号和八个圆柱形符号代表。

2. These cattle people may have moved between fixed settlements during the wet and dry seasons, living off hunting in the dry months and their own livestock and agriculture during the rains.(TPO52-P3)

在旱季和雨季,这些放牧人可能在固定的定居点之间移动,在旱季他们过着打猎的生活,在雨季靠畜牧和种植为生。

3. Led by German universities, increasing research was devoted to improving seeds, developing chemical fertilizers, and advancing livestock. (TPO51-P3)

在德国大学的领导下,越来越多的人致力于研究如何改良种子、发展化肥和促进畜牧业发展。

4. Farmers to the north and west of Chicago no longer had to ship their grain, livestock, and dairy products down the Mississippi River to New Orleans; they could now ship their products directly east.(TPO50-P1)

芝加哥北部和西部的农民不再需要用船装载他们的谷物、牲畜和乳制品,沿着密西西比河一路向下,运送到新奥尔良;他们现在可以直接将他们的产品运送到东部。

5. By the mid-eighteenth century new agricultural methods as well as selective breeding of livestock had caught on throughout the country.(TPO49-P3)

到十八世纪中叶,全国各地开始流行新的农业方法和家畜的选择性育种。

6. Corn had the best yields, but it was primarily used to feed livestock. (TPO33-P2)

玉米产量最多,主要用于喂养牲畜。

7. The peasants specialized in livestock husbandry and dairy farming as well as in cultivating industrial crops and fodder crops: flax, madder, and rape were grown, as were tobacco, hops, and turnips. (TPO23-P2)

农民在家畜养殖业、乳品业与栽培经济作物和饲料作物(亚麻,茜草,油菜和烟草,啤酒花,芜菁)方面已经专业化。

8. The consequences of an excessive number of livestock grazing in an area are the reduction of the vegetation cover and the trampling and pulverization of the soil. (TPO2-P1)

在一个地区过量饲养家畜会导致植被覆盖面积减少,土地被大量践踏和碾碎。

9. The raising of livestock is a major economic activity in semiarid lands, where grasses are generally the dominant type of natural vegetation. (TPO2-P1)

家畜的饲养是半干旱地区的一项主要经济活动,那里的草坪逐渐成为主要的天然植被。

10. Livestock also came from outside Africa. (TPO7-P3)

家禽也来自于非洲以外的地区。