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parapet

US [ˈperəpɪt]
UK [ˈpærəpɪt]
  • n.防护矮墙
  • Web女儿墙;胸墙;护墙
Plural Form:parapets  
parapet
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防护矮墙a low wall along the edge of a bridge, a roof, etc. to stop people from falling
He was not prepared to put his head above the parapet and say what he really thought(= he did not want to risk doing it) .
他不想贸然出头说出自己的真实想法。

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