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barren

US [ˈberən]
UK [ˈbærən]
  • n.不毛之地
  • adj.贫瘠的;不毛的;不结果实的;不育的
  • Web不毛之地的;不妊的;不生育的
Plural Form:barrens  
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adj.
1.
贫瘠的;不毛的not good enough for plants to grow on it
a barren desert
不毛的沙漠
a barren landscape(= one that is empty, with few plants)
寸草不生的荒凉景色
2.
不结果实的not producing fruit or seeds
3.
不育的;不孕的not able to produce children or young animals
4.
[ubn]
无益的;无效果的not producing anything useful or successful
The team will come through this barren patch and start to win again.
这个队将会在经历这段低潮时期之后再创佳绩。

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