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typhoon

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  • Derivatives : adjective  typhonic
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Comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary (1 result)

typhoon [taɪˈfuːn]
  1. 1. [Typhoon] noun [Book Name] 台风》,约瑟夫·康拉德(Joseph Conrad)著
  2. 2. noun[c] [Meteorology] 台风
    The signing ceremony had to be postponed because of a typhoon.
    签字仪式由于台风推迟

Macmillan Dictionary - Simpler Definitions (1 result)

typhoon [ˌtaɪˈfun]
  1. 1. noun a tropical storm with strong winds that move in circles

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The seaside city is subject to frequent typhoon.
这座海滨城市经常遭受台风的袭击。
Are you really moving to France? ----What else can I do, the typhoon destroyed the entire village.
你真要搬到法国去吗?——我还能怎么办,台风把整个村庄都毁了。
Charity will be sent to the province affected by the typhoon immediately.
善款将被立即送到遭受台风的省份。
Provisions must be made for the upcoming typhoon.
我们必须采取措施应对即将到来的台风。
Every preparation was being made to meet the typhoon. [Source: nciku_tw ]
当时正在做防台准备.
We should necessary precautions against typhoon. [Source: nciku_tw ]
我们应采取必要的防台措施。
We will fell these great trees before the typhoon comes. [Source: nciku_tw ]
我们会在台风来之前把这些大树砍掉.
台风过后,海滩上只有那些礁石岿然独存。
Only reefs stand alone immutably on the beach after a typhoon.
据报道:台风过后,有一3岁男童失踪。
It is reported that a three-year-old boy was missing after the typhoon.

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