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circumstantial

US [ˌsɜrkəmˈstænʃ(ə)l]
UK [ˌsɜː(r)kəmˈstænʃ(ə)l]
  • adj.按情况推测的;视情况而定的;间接的
  • Web不重要;详细的;偶然的
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adj.
1.
按情况推测的;视情况而定的;间接的containing information and details that strongly suggest that sth is true but do not prove it
circumstantial evidence
情况证据
The case against him was largely circumstantial.
对他不利的案情大多为间接推测的。
2.
与特定条件(或环境、情况)有关的connected with particular circumstances
Their problems were circumstantial rather than personal.
他们的困难是环境而非个人所致。

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