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interval

US [ˈɪntərvəl]
UK [ˈɪntə(r)v(ə)l]
  • n.间歇;音程;休息时间;(其他事情)穿插出现的间隙
  • Web间隔;区间;时间间隔
Plural Form:intervals  
interval
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n.
1.
(时间上的)间隔,间隙,间歇a period of time between two events
The interval between major earthquakes might be 200 years.
大地震之间的间隔时间可能有 200 年。
2.
(戏剧、电影或音乐会的)幕间休息,休息时间a short period of time separating parts of a play, film/movie or concert
There will be an interval of 20 minutes after the second act.
第二幕结束后将休息 20 分钟。
3.
[usupl]
(其他事情)穿插出现的间隙a short period during which sth different happens from what is happening the rest of the time
She's delirious, but has lucid intervals.
她神志昏乱,但有时清醒。
The day should be mainly dry with sunny intervals.
白天大部分时间干燥无雨,间有阳光。
4.
音程a difference in pitch (= how high or low a note sounds) between two notes
an interval of one octave
一个八度音程

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