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famine

US [ˈfæmɪn]
UK ['fæmɪn]
  • n.饥荒
  • Web饥饿;饥馑;严重缺乏
Plural Form:famines  
Famine
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饥荒a lack of food during a long period of time in a region
a severe famine
严重饥荒
disasters such as floods and famine
水灾和饥荒这一类灾难
the threat of widespread famine in the area
这一地区内大范围的饥荒威胁
to raise money for famine relief
为赈济饥荒筹款

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