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inertia

US [ɪˈnɜrʃə]
UK [ɪˈnɜː(r)ʃə]
  • n.惯性;惰性;缺乏活力;保守
  • Web惯量;不活动;无力
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n.
1.
缺乏活力;惰性;保守lack of energy; lack of desire or ability to move or change
I can't seem to throw off this feeling of inertia.
我好像无法摆脱这种无力的感觉。
the forces of institutional inertia in the school system
学校体制内的惰性
2.
惯性a property (= characteristic) of matter (= a substance) by which it stays still or, if moving, continues moving in a straight line unless it is acted on by a force outside itself

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