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UK [prəʊn]
  • adj.易于遭受;有做(坏事)的倾向;有做…倾向的;易于遭受…的
  • Web倾向于;易于…的;俯卧的
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adj.
1.
易于遭受;有做(坏事)的倾向likely to suffer from sth or to do sth bad
prone to injury
容易受伤
Working without a break makes you more prone to error.
连续工作不停歇使人更容易出错。
Tired drivers were found to be particularly prone to ignore warning signs.
据调查,疲劳驾车时特别容易忽视警示标志。
2.
有做…倾向的;易于遭受…的likely to suffer or do the thing mentioned
error-prone
容易出错的
injury-prone
容易受伤的
3.
俯卧的lying flat with the front of your body touching the ground
The victim lay prone without moving.
受害人趴在地上一动不动。
He was found lying in a prone position.
人们发现他俯卧着。

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