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funnel

US [ˈfʌn(ə)l]
UK ['fʌn(ə)l]
  • n.漏斗;(蒸汽机车或轮船上的)烟囱
  • v.(使)流经狭窄空间
  • Web浮游炮;漏斗云;漏斗形
Plural Form:funnels  Past Tense:funnelled  Past Tense:funneled  Present Participle:funneling  Present Participle:funnelling  
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n.
1.
漏斗a device that is wide at the top and narrow at the bottom, used for pouring liquids or powders into a small opening
2.
(蒸汽机车或轮船上的)烟囱a metal chimney , for example on a ship or an engine, through which smoke comes out
v.
1.
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(使)流经狭窄空间,经过漏斗形口子to move or make sth move through a narrow space, or as if through a funnel
Wind was funnelling through the gorge.
风吹过峡谷。
Huge pipes funnel the water down the mountainside.
巨大的管道把水沿山坡输送下山。
Barricades funnelled the crowds towards the square.
设置的路障控制人流涌向广场。
Some $10 million in aid was funnelled into the country through government agencies.
约 1 000 万元援助款已通过政府各部门发放到农村。

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