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navigate

TPO词频:19次
nav
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ate使
使船走→航海

['nævə'get]


【释义】

基本释义 vt. 驾驶

常考释义 v. (为…)导航

【变形】

现在分词:navigating    第三人称单数:navigates    过去式:navigated    过去分词:navigated    

v. (为…)导航,指引方向

【TPO例句】

1. There is accumulating evidence indicating that birds navigate by using a wide variety of environmental cues. (TPO11-P2)

这些不断积累的证据表明鸟是通过广泛多样的外界环境信息来引导它们迁徙的。

2. Perhaps they navigate by the night sky. (TPO11-P2)

也许它们通过观察夜晚的天空来定向飞行。

3. How could a bird navigate by the Sun when some of us lose our way with road maps? (TPO11-P2)

有些人在有地图的情况下都有可能迷路,鸟儿又怎么能够用太阳进行导航呢?

4. For instance, if a homing pigeon is to navigate with its Sun compass, its clock must be properly set by cues provided by the daylight/darkness cycle.(TPO13-P2)

举个例子,如果一个家鸽以太阳作为其导航飞行,那么它的生物钟就必须严格遵守日出日落的循环周期。

5. And they realized that you had to know the stars in order to navigate. (TPO14-L3)

他们也意识到了,要导航就必须先懂星星。

6. If it's going to navigate it, needs those sounds to be broadcast and bounced back from objects in its path. (TPO23-L3)

如果想要用声音来为海豚辨别方向,就需要这些声音传播出去并当传播路径上遇到物体时反射回来。

v. 驾驶,航行

【TPO例句】

1. Kramer initiated important new kinds of research regarding how animals orient and navigate. (TPO11-P2)

就动物如何定位和航行的问题,Kramer发起了意义重大的新类型的研究。

2. So that's the way we think albatross navigate. (TPO47-L2)

所以我们认为信天翁是以那种方式导航。

3. Um, and the other compass, the celestial compass makes use of the stars, more or less the same way humans have historically used the stars to navigate in the open sea. (TPO47-L2)

另一个指南针,天文罗盘利用星星,或多或少和人类历史上用星星航海差不多。