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prevailing

US [prɪˈveɪlɪŋ]
UK [prɪ'veɪlɪŋ]
  • adj.普遍的;盛行的;流行的;(指风)某地区常刮的
  • v.“prevail”的现在分词
  • Web占优势的;主要的;现行的
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adj.
1.
普遍的;盛行的;流行的existing or most common at a particular time
the prevailing economic conditions
普遍的经济状况
the attitude towards science prevailing at the time
当时对科学的流行看法
The prevailing view seems to be that they will find her guilty.
普遍的看法似乎认为她会被判有罪。
2.
(指风)某地区常刮的,盛行的theprevailing wind in an area is the one that blows over it most frequently

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